Sneha is all set to play the lead role in a movie inspired by
the Vijayashanthi starrer, Karthavyam from the 1980s. It
will be produced simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil.
Karthavyam, is about an honest police officer, who
fights against the corruption endemic in modern Indian society.
Vijayashanthi received a National Award for Best Actress for her
outstanding performance, which she based on the woman police
officer famous Kiran Bedi.
Arthi Kumar will be directing Sneha as the upright police woman
in this latest remake of an old classic. Arthi Kumar has directed
films like Sound Party featuring Sathyaraj before.
Sneha is known for her unusual selection of roles, many will
remember that she performed brilliantly as a battered inmate of a
brothel who becomes a young local thug's mistress in the Tamil
movie Pudhupettai. It was quite unique and a bold move for
a leading heroine as she has a reputation for doing 'homely'