2019 did not take off well for Karthi as his film, Dev flunked big time at the Box Office. However, his fans are looking forward to his second release of this year, which will be Kaithi written and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram fame. Touted to be a full-on action thriller, Kaithi is bankrolled by Dream Warrior Pictures and Vivek Anandha Pictures. The filming was wrapped up long ago, but the makers kept mum about the release date.
And yesterday, (19th Aug) the stunt choreographers of Kaithi, Anbariv, took it to Twitter and announced that the movie will be releasing on September 27th. The response to this tweet was thunderous and the fans of Karthi and Lokesh Kanagaraj are elated. In addition, the stunt duo also revealed that Kaithi will be their 100th film.
The technical team of Kaithi comprises of Sathyan Sooryan as the cinematographer, Sam CS as the music composer and Philomin Raj as the editor. Interestingly, Karthi will be seen essaying the role of a prisoner named Dilli and there will be no female lead in this film. The rest of Kaithi’s cast includes Narain, Vijay TV Dheena and Mariam George among others.