The first look of teaser of Sivakarthikeyan's Mr. Local teaser unveiled on the actor’s birthday (February 17).
From the teaser, it looks like Mr. Local seems to be the modern day version of Superstar Rajinikanth’s Mannan. While Vijayashanthi played the female lead in Mannan, Lady Superstar Nayanthara has been paired opposite Sivakarthikeyan in Mr. Local.
From the teaser, it's evident that Sivakarthikeyan plays a local guy named Manohar and Nayanthara's character name is Keerthana Vasudevan, CEO of KV Entertainment. The film is all about the ego clash between the rich CEO and an ordinary local guy.
Sivakarthikeyan also utters his punchlines, mimicry techniques and typical one liners to provide entertainment while Nayanthara looks powerful as the numero uno businesswoman. Produced by Studio Green, Rajesh of Boss Engira Baskaran fame is directing the film which will be releasing on May 1.