Actress Catherine Tresa, who has acted in Kannada, Telugu and
Malayalam films, is all set to enter Kollywood. She will be making
her debut opposite Karthi in the forthcoming Tamil movie
Director P Ranjith has confirmed the news and said that they
have signed Catherine Tresa to pair up with Karthi in
Kaali. He was impressed by her performance in Telugu flick
"We have roped in Catherine for the film. I liked her
performance in her recent Telugu film Iddarammayilatho and
therefore decided to cast her. She, along with a few other
debutants from the film, are currently undergoing a month-long
acting workshop," P Ranjith claims.
The film, which will be produced by Studio Green, is expected to
go on the floors soon. "Karthik Sivakumar will play a character that resides
in North Madras. The film will highlight what makes this particular
character from that part of Chennai so special," he concludes. The
movie will be simultaneously shot in Telugu as well.
Kaali will also feature Nassar and Balasingh among a
host of debutants in important roles. Meanwhile, Karthi is awaiting
the release of Tamil films All in All Azhagu Raja,
which will hit the screens for Diwali, and Biriyani.