The film also features actor Jai and Nazriya as second leads.
The trailer of the film was released a few days back and in a short span of time, it has crossed one million views.
Director Atlee Kumar, an ardent fan of actor Rajinikanth, received appreciation from the superstar recently when he showed him the trailer of the film.
Actor Kamal Hassan was present on the sets on the first day of shooting.
The film will be releasing in theatres by the end of September.
Popular Tamil actors Nayanthara and Arya team up for director Atlee's romantic comedy 'Raja Rani'.
The Tamil film is much awaited as depicts the story of a newly married couple.
Fox Star Studios and AR Murugadoss have jointly produced the film.
Nayanthara and Arya had earlier worked together in 2010 hit film 'Boss Engira Bhaskaran'.
The chemistry of the two actors in 'Boss Engira Bhaskaran' was appreciated a lot. It would be interesting to see the two actors weave the same magic in 'Raja Rani'.
Nayanthara was in fact not the first choice for the lead role. Reports suggest that Priya Anand was earlier considered but eventually Nayanthara agreed to the role.
The film has music by G. V. Prakash Kumar. A still from 'Raja Rani'.
From the first trailer the plot seems to revolve around a newly married couple who face difficult times post wedding.
This is Atlee's directorial debut. He has assisted director Shankar in the past.
Arya's last release was 'Settai' which was a smash hit.