Vijay and the unit of his Kavalkaran flew to Malaysia on Friday night for a one week shoot of the film.
As per our sources director Siddique will be shooting a song and part of an action scene there, for this remake of the Malayalam hit Bodyguard.
Kavalkaran has been embroiled in controversies. First a battle is raging between the Malayalam producer of the original Johnny Sagarika and director Siddique over the remake rights.
Then Asin shooting in Sri Lanka for Hindi film Ready with Salman Khan has piqued Kollywood industry.
The issue is likely to snowball with Radha Ravi saying a meeting of Nadigar Sangam would be called to discuss it.