Critically acclaimed filmmaker Manirathnam has been attempting to make a bigger spell after he managed to have a decent comeback with the film O Kadhal Kanmani, which was an urban love story set against the backdrops of Live-in relationship.
Apparently after the film’s success, he immediately started working on his new film titled ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’ starring Karthi and Bollywood actress Aditi Rao Hydari in female lead role. The film’s first leg of shooting commenced in Ooty before three months following which a short schedule was shot in Chennai followed few more days of shooting in Ooty again.
The entire team has now flown down to Ladakh for the long schedule of this musical action thriller. Soon after completing this schedule, few songs would be shot in the same locations and in Chennai as well.
AR Rahman has composed music for this film, which also features RJ Balaji, Kannada actress Shraddha Srinath and few more prominent actors in the star-cast. The plans are going on to release the film earlier by February or March 2017. It is worth mentioning that Karthi is playing the role of a pilot and Aditi Rao Hydari as a doctor, who happen to meet during the flight journey and fall in love.