Mon Jaane Na marks Tollywood debut directorial of Bollywood script-writer Shagufta Rafique. Shagufta has penned the script of Jism 2, Aashiqui 2, Jannat 2 and many other hit movies in Bollywood. She will debut with a romantic-thriller starring Yash Dasgupta and Mimi Chakraborty as the leads. It is a dark love story involving a gangster in it. Previously Rafique was supposed to direct a horror flick named Seven with Yash and Nusrat. However, the makers preferred a romantic film with a thriller element over a horror flick. The film was originally called Taxi Driver, however, the makers found Mon Jaane Na name more appropriate for the role.