Much before commencing the shooting of ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’, Maniratnam got his best deal from Sri Thenandal Films for the acquired the Tamil Nadu theatrical rights of this film. The film touted to be a romantic musical drama features Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari in lead roles and it marks the debut of Kannada actress Shraddha Srinath of U-Turn fame in an extended cameo role.
Others in the cast include RJ Balaji and Delhi Ganesh as well. Major portions of this film have been shot across the backdrops of Ooty, Ladakh, Kashmir and Turkey too. The complete shooting of this film was wrapped up before few days and it was officially announced that the release will happen by end of March too.
Now there comes additional good news from the team. Yes, Sony Music has clasped the audio rights of this film in both Tamil and Telugu that has musical composing by academy award winner AR Rahman. It is noteworthy that Rahman’s songs for Maniratnam’s movies have always turned to be fantabulous hits and one cannot wait to listen the songs of ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’, which is expected to be released by middle of February.