Karthi's next film slated for Deepavali

By NT Bureau Published on Sep 13, 2017 05:31 PM IST

Chennai: Dheeran Adghigaram Ondru starring Karthi is complete and ready for release this Deepavali. The movie features Karthi in the role of a police officer. Vinoth of Sathuranga Vettai fame has directed the film. Rakul Preet Singh plays the heroine.

According to Vinoth, "The film is based on the real-life story of a newspaper article published in 2005 and Karthi wanted to keep his character as true as possible to the original person."

Vinod developed the script by conversing with several police officers and the director had a 600-page documentation on a serious crime. The film will have a strong North Indian connection not only in terms of location but also in the star cast.

Actor Kishore Kadam will make his Kollywood debut playing an important role in this film, Abhimanyu Singh of ‘Thalaivaa’ fame plays the villain.

Ghibran will take care of the music and the film will be bankrolled by SR Prabhu’s Dream Warrior Pictures, which had earlier produced Karthi’s Kaashmora and Nayanthara’s Maya.