Gautham Karthik gets emotional

Last Updated: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 06:20 hrs

Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Debutant Tamil actor Gautham Karthik, who will be seen in Mani Ratnam's romantic-drama "Kadal", is happy that viewers have accepted him and sends them a heartfelt thanks.

"You all are so kind to have accepted me. I don't think I can begin to express how happy I feel. Thank you all for making this special," tweeted Gautham, son of Tamil actor Karthik.

Gautham is paired opposite Thulasi Nair, another debutant and daughter of Tamil actress Radha, in the film, which is written, directed and produced by Ratnam.

"Kadal", set against the lives of Christian fishermen, is coming out Feb 1. It also features Arvind Swamy, Arjun, Lakshmi Manchu and Thambi Ramaiah in important roles.

A.R. Rahman has composed the music for the film, which has cinematography by Rajiv Menon and editing by Sreekar Prasad.

The cast and crew are currently in Kerala giving finishing touches to the film.

"Off to Kerala for 'Kadal' patch work! Yay I get to shoot for 'Kadal' again," tweeted Thulasi.

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