Sivakarthikeyan’s next project has been titled Velaikkaran. The title was announced on the occasion of his birthday today. This is his second project with 24 AM Studios after the very successful Remo. The film is directed by Mohan Raja who is in full form after Thani Oruvan.

Nayanthara has been roped in to play female lead opposite Sivakarthikeyan. Malayalam actor Fahadh Faasil will play the antagonist. Sneha will play an important role in the film. The film’s music is composed by Anirudh. The action thriller is expected to release on Ganesh Chaturthi.

The first look of the film will be released on May 1.