Sathyam Cinemas wore a grand look on December 5th, 2010 with the TN CM M Karunanidhi, Rajinikanth, Deputy CM MK Stalin, Kanimozhi, MP., and several others making a beeline to be a part of the Ilaignan audio launch,
The film has lyricist Pa. Vijay playing the lead, and it has Meera Jasmine, Ramya Nambeesan, Kushboo and Namitha too. Ilaignan happens to be director Suresh Krishna’s 50th directorial venture and Pa. Vijay’s second film as the hero.
The dialogues of this film have been penned by chief minister M Karunanidhi. He released the first copy of the audio CD and Rajinikanth received it from him. Those present at the event were Ilaignan’s music director Vidyasagar, Ramanarayanan, Vairamuthu, Vaali, Kanimozhi, Khushboo, Namitha, and Suman.