If you are someone who is looking forward to the release of Suriya’s ‘Thaana Serndha Koottam’ then we have some good news in store for you. According to reports, veteran actor Karthik has been roped in to essay a pivotal role in this Vignesh Shivan directorial. Confirming the same, a source said that he will be joining the team as part of the final schedule.
“While the film is almost over with just ten days of scenes left to be shot, the team wanted a veteran to play a key role. The director has now approached Karthik to play a crucial character. Though the actor is part of the film, he is yet to shoot for it. It is believed that Karthik will be shooting in the upcoming last schedule,” the source told TOI.
On a related note, ‘Thaana Serndha Koottam’ is touted to be an action thriller and also features Keerthy Suresh in the lead. Its first look is likely to be released on Suriya’s birthday.
Interestingly, sometime back, it was reported that the film would be a remake of the Akshay Kumar-Kajal Aggarwal starrer ‘Special 26. However, a source confirmed that this wasn’t true.
“The core plot of Special 26 has been adapted, and the makers have made a lot of changes in Suriya’s characterisation,” the source revealed.
As it so happens, this will be Suriya’s second release of the year. He was last seen in ‘S 3’. The third part of the Singam series, it also features Anushka Shetty and Shruti Haasan in the lead.