The strange combination of Karthi and his brother Surya’s wife and actor Jyothika in a movie teaser has created some wave on social media due to curiosity factor.
The duo joins hands together in the next movie ‘Thambi’ directed by Jeethu Joseph. Plan to release in two languages, the Tamil version is titled Thambi, while the Telugu version has been titled Donga.
Following the first look and title, the makers on Saturday released the teaser which is instantly going viral because of the curiosity factor to see Karthik and Jyothika sharing screen space. The teaser was released by Karthi's brother Suriya who tweeted saying," I'm very happy that Jo & Karthi are sharing screen space! Here’s my #Thambi @Karthi_offl ‘s #ThambiTeaser".
The teaser suggests that Karthi's character is named Saravanan (which is incidentally Suriya's real name) and he indulges in petty crimes. Jyotika plays his older sister Parvathi who prefers to mollycoddle him.
Telugu version of the movie will be directed by A. Kodandarami Reddy, starring Chiranjeevi and Radha in the lead roles.
Thambi is the first time that Karthi and Jyotika are sharing screen space. Sathyaraj, Nikhila Vimal, and Anson Paul will also be seen in the movie. Sathyaraj to play as the father of Jyothika-Karthi duo in the film. The film is scripted by Jeethu Joseph along with Rensil D’Silva and Manikandan. Bankrolled by Parallel Minds Productions, along with Viacom18 Studios, the film has music by Govind Vasantha and cinematography by RD Rajasekhar.