Gautham Karthik is busy shooting day and night for the romantic thriller, Ivan Thanthiram. The film stars Kannada heroine Shraddha Srinath of U Turn fame. The makers were looking for an actress with girl next door vibes and zeroed in on Shraddha. She is currently shooting for two more Tamil films -Nivin Pauly film with Gautham Ramachandran and Mani Ratnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai.
Gautham Karthik needs a success. He is still looking for the elusive hit. R J Balaji plays a crucial role in the film. Both Gautham and R J Balaji play engineering college dropouts.