The actor, who featured in an important role alongside Trisha in Abhiyum Naanum (2008), will now be acting opposite Shriya Saran in Chandra.
The movie deals with the life of a princess (essayed by Shriya) and the love story has popular Kannada actor Prem as one of the heroes. Sources have it that Ganesh plays a suave US-based NRI in the movie.
When asked about the film, director Roopa Iyer said that she chose Ganesh as she wanted someone who was tall and looked debonair and he fit the role perfectly
The film will be shot in America as well, as a part of the story unfolds there. Ganesh is thrilled about the role and said that he was looking forward to working in the film.