What is Karthi’s role in ‘Thozha’?Published: October 13, 2015
Karthi is elated that he is acting with Tollywood top star Nagarjuna for the first time, in the Tamil-Telugu bilingual ‘Thozha’. “He is playing a multi-billionare who is bound to wheel chair due to an ailment. I am a local boy who becomes his caretaker,” says the ‘Paruthiveeran’ actor.
Karthi, who is sharing the screen space with Tamannah for the second time (their first venture together is ‘Siruthai’), says, “Tamannah is playing Nagarjuna’s secretary. How we both fall in love will be interestig.”
The film, directed by Vamsi Paidipally, is being produced on a mega budget by PVP Cinema. “Thozha is a remake of French film ‘The Intouchables’. We shot some scenes in France and people there were impressed that we are remaking their memorable movie.”
He adds: “True to its tagline ‘Celebration of Life’, the film will be an interesting mix of happy and touching scenes. We had a good time shooting for the movie and Nagarjuna is handsome even at 50s.”