Malayalam hero Prithviraj has reportedly been penciled in to play an important role in the Rajnikant movie, Kochadaiyaan.
The Tamil movie is being directed by Soundarya Rajnikanth, based on screenplay by K S Ravikumar.
Prithviraj has earlier done Tamil films like Kana Kandein, Parijatham, Mozhi, Abhiyum Naanum and Raavanan among others.
Currently he is acting in a Hindi film, opposite Rani Mukherji in the Anurag Kashyap production, Aiyaa. The shooting of Kochadaiyaan is expected to begin early next year.