Director Paneerselvam of Rengigunda and 18 Vayasu fame has kick started his third film ‘Karuppan’ today(January 11) with Vijay Sethupathi in Theni and surrounding locales. Veteran producer AM Ratnam is producing Karuppan, which also has Lakshmi Menon playing the romantic interest of Vijay Sethupathi.
Imman is scoring the music for Karuppan and Yugabharathi has been roped in to pen the lyrics. Sources say that Ramji, who had cranked the camera for Ameer’s rustic rural entertainer ‘Paruthiveeran’ will handle the camera for Karuppan as the film also has similar backdrop.
We also hear that Karuppan have scenes glorifying ‘Jallikattu’ and it will give an image changeover for Vijay Sethupathi.