O Kadhal Kanmani popularly called OK Kanmani, is a 2015 Kollywood romantic drama written, directed and produced by Mani Ratnam. The film stars Dulquer Salmaan as Adithya and Nithya Menen as Tara, a young couple who are in a live-in relationship in Mumbai. The film was said to be a reflection of the modern urban youth, who disregard marriage and traditional values. The film was positively received by critics and audience and was a success. In an interview to a popular media channel, DQ was asked who he found perfect to reprise Adithya and Tara in Mollywood and Kollywood. In Mollywood, he picked Fahadh and Nazriya whereas in Kollywood he batted for Dhanush and Shruti Haasan.