Gautham Karthik and Parthiban come together for a crime thriller

The pooja ceremony of director Ezhil’s new movie was held recently. Gautham Karthik plays a detective in the flick which is a crime thriller.

The movie also has Parthiban playing a police officer. Debutant Sai Priya Deva plays the female lead. It is said that the movie is based on a novel by Rajesh Kumar and will have music by D Imman.

Ezhil who began his career with the superhit Vijay starrer Thullatha Nanamum Thullum went on to direct movies like Pennin Manadhai Thottu, Poovellam Un Vaasam, Deepavali.

He is also the director of Desingu Raja, Manam Kothi Paravai, Velainu Vandhuta Vellakaran and Saravanan Iruka Bayamen.

Recently, when many said that the Tamil remake of Kannada film ‘Mufti’, which was supposed to have STR aka Simbu and Gautham Karthik in lead roles, was dropped, the ‘Kadal’ hero had said the project is very much on.

“Many people think that our film is shelved. But when I recently asked my produced Gnanavel sir, he confidently said that the shoot will be resumed very soon,” Gautham Karthik said in an interview.

He added: “Whenever STR joins the shoot, he would complete his scenes swiftly. I always want to know his trick of completing scenes quickly. Next time, have to ask him the secret.”