As the countdown for the shoot of Mani Ratnam‘s movie has started, Karthi, its protagonist, is undergoing a training session to equip himself for the role.
“Since Karthi is playing the role of a pilot, he is currently doing a crash course at a flight school to acquire the body language and other skills of pilots,” sources said.
Bollywood actress Aditi Rao Hydari will play the female lead in the yet-to-be-named flick, which will have music by Oscar-Grammy winner A R Rahman and lyrics by veteran Vairamuthu.
Ravi Varman is in-charge of cinematography. Recently, Mani and Varman were on a tour to some hill stations to zero in on locations for the movie, tipped to be a romantic thriller.