Director Bala is always known for choosing peculiar villains for his films. Be it Rajendran in Naan Kadavulor RK in Avan Ivan, each one of them had fit in the respective character perfectly. When Bala announced that his next film would be Tharai Thappattai, there was an obvious buzz about the antagonist in the project. Our sources now reveal that Suresh of ‘Studio 9’ has been roped in for the important role.

Touted to be based on folk dance Karagattam, the movie has Sasikumar and Varalakshmi Sarathkumar in the lead roles. Music for the film is scored by Ilayaraja. Stay tuned for more updates!