Ace director Mani Ratnam's next will be a launchpad for the kids of
two actors. The filmmaker has reportedly decided to cast Karthik"s
son, Gautham; and Radha"s daughter, Tulasi in the forthcoming Tamil
Grapevine is abuzz with the news that Gautham and Tulasi are
making their debut in romantic film, which is directed by Mani
Ratnam. The director has narrated the story to Radha and her
daughter in Mumbai recently. However, both the soon-to-be actors
are yet to sign on the dotted lines. It may be recalled that Kamal
Hassan's daughter Akshara Hassan's name was also doing rounds for
the female lead role in the upcoming Tamil film.
The story of the film is about the Sri Lankan fishermen issue
turmoil. The script is written by Jayamohan of Naan
Kadavul and Angadi Theru fame. Other details about
the project are still under wraps.