Dhanush is known for essaying unique roles and what among them attracts the masses a lot is the unemployed youth one as in Velai Illa Pattadhaari. Dhanush in two of his upcoming films, plays a robber, but one among them is literally about robbing the fame. Yes, his much awaited ‘Shamitabh’ is getting ready for release on February 6 that has Amitabh Bachchan in the other lead role with Akshara Haasan in female lead character. The film is directed by Balki and this film features Dhanush as a mute actor, who has Amitabh Bachchan dubbing for him. But sooner, after witnessing the grand success, Dhanush wants to grab all the praises for him and puts down Amitabh Bachchan. But what about his other project? It is all about ‘Maari’, where he plays a cunning local thief looting materials along with his sidekicks that includes Robot Shankar as well. The film is directed by Balaji Mohan with Kajal Aggarwal in female lead and Vijay Yesudas performing the role of a cop.