Parthiepan has decided to pitch his Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam (KTVI) against the might of Suriya's Anjaan! Yes KTVI is releasing along with the biggie for the Independence Day weekend on August 15.
KTVI story, screenplay, dialogues and direction is by Parthiepan . It is also the first time that Parthiepan is directing a film in which he does not feature. The film, which has a tagline which says it is a film without a story and features all newcomers along with 'special appearances' from big stars.
Arya, Vijay Sethupathi, Vishal, Amala Paul and more has performed guest roles in the movie. Partiepan is confident that the film is unique and is sure to attract the viewers.
Initially KTVI was supposed to release on August 1, but with Jigarthanda releasing it was pushed to August 29. But now August 29 also looks to be a crowded weekend, so Parthiepan and his team has advanced the release to August 15.
It is a bold and daring move by Parthiepan as Suriya's Anjaan is releasing big accompanied by a blaze of promotions. Still Parthiepan has managed to get over 150 screens for KTVI and if the word of mouth is good, he can increase number of screens after release.