Director Bala’s Tharai Thappattai will have new addition to the star cast. While Sasikumar and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar have been roped in to play the lead pair in this film, the buzz now is that noted Bollywood filmmaker and actor Satish Kaushik has been roped in to play an important role.

The next schedule of Tharai Thappattai is scheduled to take place soon and Satish Kaushik will be joining the unit. Interestingly, the film, which is based on the folk dance, Karagaattam, will be music director Ilayaraja’s 1000th film.