Our sources say that 'Thambi' is the chosen title for Karthi and Jyotika's soon to be released film directed by 'Drishyam' filmmaker Jeethu Joseph. Produced by Viacom 18 Studios and Parallel Minds, the film also has Sathyaraj, Nikhila Vimal, and Ammu Abhirami in pivotal characters.
Touted to be a crime comedy thriller, Govind Vasantha of '96' fame has composed music for the film and the audio launch is likely to happen this month in Chennai.
Shakti Film Factory has procured the Tamil Nadu theatrical rights of the film and currently, they are planning to hit the screens on December 20. Apart from 'Thambi', Karthi also has 'Sulthan' and Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan in the pipeline.