AR Murugadoss announced the news on Twitter. He wrote, "Happy & delighted to announce the title of my project with Ilaiyathalapathy Vijay -KATHTHI."
Kaththi is progressing in a fast pace. The makers of the film have set the deadline and they want to wrap up the film at the earliest. The flick will light the screens for Diwali.
Their earlier movie Thuppakki was released for Diwali 2012. This time too, they are planning to release the film during the festival of lights. The team has just concluded a schedule in Andhra Pradesh and they aim to wrap up the shoots by August.
This year, Diwali falls on October 23, Thursday. The movie bosses are aiming for four-day extended weekend. As we all know, people will love to watch films during festive seasons and the makers of the film want to cash in on the occasion.
AR Murugadoss directorial Kaththi, which is produced by Ayngaran International, is an action thriller starring Illayathalapathy Vijay and Samantha in the leads. Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh is playing the role of a baddie. Bengali actor Tota Roy Chowdhury, Sathish, Prabhu, Sayaji Shinde and others are in the cast.
Anirudh Ravichander is composing the music for the film with George C Williams handling the camera and A Sreekar Prasad taking responsibility of editing.