Gautham Karthik, for the first time in his career, is teaming up with director Kannan of Jayamkondaan and Kanden Kadhalai fame.
The film titled Ivan Thanthiran will have Gautham as reverse engineering expert. It has has U-Turn fame Shraddha Srinath, as its female lead.
“I do reverse engineering, copying or making duplicates of original products. In fact, the China phones and other duplicate electronic items you find in the market today is mostly done by reverse engineers,” the Kadal hero says.
Gautham has signed another movie titled Hara Hara Mahadevaki. For the first time, Nikki Galrani has been cast opposite Gautham.
Naan Kadavul Rajhendran has been roped in for a crucial role as well. Directed by Santhosh Peter Jayakumar — a former assistant of Engeyum Eppodhum Saravanan — the movie, which is bankrolled by Thangam Cinemas, went on floors with a formal pooja recently.
“It is a slapstick comedy and has a city-based subject. It will be shot in and around Chennai. Nikki plays a college girl,” says Santhosh.