The Telugu edition of ace director Shankar's new Tamil film I, starring Vikram and Amy Jackson in the lead, has been titled Manoharudu. Shankar registered Manoharudu title at Film Chamber of Commerce, it is heard.

Produced by Aascar Ravichandran, who earlier produced Vikram-Shankar duo’s earlier super hit Anniyan in 2005, this big budget film has already commenced first schedule of shooting in China. A.R. Rahman scores the music, while P.C. Sriram cranks the camera.