Actor Appu Kutty made his debut as an actor through the film Vennila Kabadi Kulu and later on he donned the hero role in the film Azhagar Sami Kuthirai. Though he did not have the features of a hero, he proved himself in the lead role through his talented acting. He was appreciated for his acting skills. Apart from this, the film did not incur loss at the box office. At this juncture, Appu Kutty has been signed once again to don the lead role in a film. This film is titled Mannaru. Thambi Ramaiah who won the National Award has written the dialogues and lyrics for this film. He is also donning an important role in this film. S Jayashankar who had worked as an assistant to Thambi Ramaiah is directing this film. This film is being produced under the banner Tamil Pictures.