For Paagan, Srikanth will sport a youngish look. It was essential for the star to shed a lot of weight as his role required him to sport a slim look and Srikanth lost about 13 kilos as instructed by Paagan’s director Mohammad Aslam.
The film is about a village lad trying to strike it big without leaving his native place. Paagan stresses about youngsters leaving their villages seeking greener pastures in cities. Janani Iyer plays Srikanth’s lead pair in this film. James Vasanthan is in charge of the music.