Paradesi is Bala’s first film that was produced under his home banner, B Studios. Written, directed and produced by Bala, Paradesi has AtharvaaMurali and Vedhika in the lead while Dhansika is seen in a supporting role. Paradesi is Bala’s sixth film and for the first time, music director, G.V. Prakash Kumar has joined hands with Bala in a film. Cheziyan Ra is the cinematographer of this film and T.E. Kishore is the editor. Paradesi is based on real life incidents that took place before independence in India. Paradesi released on 15th of March 2013 and opened mostly to positive reviews but was declared as an average one at the box-office. The Telugu dubbed version of Paradesi was released in the same name.