South Indian actor Karthi, who is currently promoting his upcoming film, Viruman, has shared an exciting and much-awaited news about Kaithi 2. In a promotional event for Viruman in Kerala, the actor confirmed that the shooting of Kaithi 2 will begin in 2023 once Lokesh Kanagarak, director for Kaithi, completes the shooting of Thalapathy 67 with superstar Vijay.
Karthi also revealed that Suriya’s Rolex from Vikram will also make a special appearance with Dilli, character in Kaithi played by Karthi, in the sequel. The Actor has back-to-back releases as his films, including Ponniyin, Viruman, and Selvan: Part 1, will be released in theatres in August 2023 and September 2023, respectively. Karthi has been promoting Viruman across South India.
At a promotion event in in Kerala, Karthi said that the team is planning to begin shooting for Kaithi 2 in 2023, and once Lokesh Kanagaraj completes shooting with Vijay sir, they will start shooting for Kaithi 2.
Kaithi follows the story of Dilli, Karthi’s character in the film, who is an ex-convict, and as Dilli get released from prison, he sets out to meet his daughter. However, the inspector takes help from Dilli to catch a drug racket. The story of Kaithi is also connected to recently released film Vikram.