In the wake of finishing Thalli Pogathey featuring Atharva and Anupama Parameswaran, it was declared that Kannan is directing the Tamil and Telugu remake of recent Malayalam hit film Great Indian Kitchen featuring Nimisha Sajayan and Suraj Venjaramoodu.
Director Kannan has been known for movies like Jayam Kondan, Kanden Kaadhalai, Settai, Vandhaan Vendraan, Boomerang etc. He has last directed the comedy entertainer Biskoth starring Santhanam.
Presently the most recent buzz is that versatile entertainer Aishwarya Rajesh has been endorsed to play the female lead in the redo of The Great Indian Kitchen and an official announcement is expected soon. This film starts shooting from March.