Actor Sivakarthikeyan will next team up with young filmmaker Ravin Kumar R which is be produced by popular production house 24 AM Studios. The film is yet to be titled and the music of the film will be composed by musical genius A.R.Rahman. The makers were on the lookout for the leading lady of the film and many top names like Rakul Preet and Sai Pallavi were being speculated. However, the production house has now confirmed that actor Rakul Preet Singh has been signed on as the leading lady in the film. Making the announcement official on Twitter, 24 AM Studios posted a message which read – “It’s official Now: Welcome on board @Rakulpreet as FEMALE LEAD #NiravShah as DOP @muthurajthanga1 as PRODUCTION DESIGNER @Siva_Kartikeyan @Ravikumar_Dir @arrahman.” Rakul Preet too posted a message replying to the tweet stating – “Thankuuu so much !! Looking Forward to this dream team combo.”
— 24AM STUDIOS® (@24AMSTUDIOS) March 23, 2018
Thankuuu so much !! Looking Forward to this dream team combo 😀🙏 https://t.co/cAupT880zs
— Rakul Preet (@Rakulpreet) March 23, 2018
The film will be a sci-fi genre and is yet to be titled directed by R.Ravi Kumar who shot to fame with Indru Netru Naalai. Reports also reveal that Sivakarthikeyan will begin shooting for the film from May and might be released just before the end of this year. Rakul, on the other hand, also has a film with Suriya which will be directed by Selvaraghavan. Besides Rakul and Suriya, the film also stars Sai Pallavi as on of the leads. The shooting of the film is currently under progress and the makers are aiming to release it during Diwali this year.
Sivakarthikeyan has another film titled Seemaraaja lined up for release this year during Vinayaka Chathurthi. The makers of the film recently released the title poster of the film and confirmed the release date. Seemaraaja, besides Sivakarthikeyan, also stars Samantha Akkineni as the leading lady and will be her first time association with the rising star of Tamil cinema.