The movie's shooting resumed in Chennai recently after a long break
Karthi's dual looks in Sardar
Karthi's next project, which has PS Mithran at the helm, was announced as Sardar earlier last year. The makers also unveiled a motion poster which has the actor sporting an aged look. Raashi Khanna and Rajisha Vijayan play female lead in the project, which is billed as an action thriller.
GV Prakash Kumar composes music for the film which has George C Williams and K Kadhir handling cinematography and editing respectively. Dhilip Subbarayan is composing fight sequences for the film which has screenplay by MR Pon Parthipan, Roju and Bipin Ragu.
The team had put the shooting on hold for a long time owing to the pandemic. They resumed production recently in Chennai and Karthi is also a part of the current schedule. Mithran took to Twitter to post a video from the location which has him giving instructions to Karthi.
The actor is seen sporting a moustache and attired in casual plain shirt, a black jeans and a boot. Going by the video, the shooting was happening in the night and the actor seems to be playing a cop. Siruthai (streaming on Disney+ Hotstar) and Theeran Adhigaram Ondru (streaming on Amazon Prime Video) were the previous projects which had Karthi donning a khaki.
Later, the team also revealed the two looks the actor will be sporting in the film. The movie's story, which is expected to happen in two time period, is likely to hit the screens later this year. Karthi has recently completed the shooting for Muthiah's Viruman.
The rural family drama is expected to be a summer release. Disney+ Hotstar has already bagged the digital rights of the film. Ponniyin Selvan is another much-expected movie of the actor which will release this year.