​Shriya has signed director Karthick Naren’s next film Naragasooran. The actress will be playing a negative role in the movie. The director made a brilliant debut with ​Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru last year​. His upcoming movie will start rolling from late July or early August.

​The director had roped in Telugu actor Naga Chaitanya for a role but he had to apparently drop the project due to personal commitments.​ Arvind Swamy and Malayalam actor Indrajith are part of the film. Search is on for a Telugu actor.

​The suspense drama is produced by Gautham Menon’s Ondraga Entertainment and Karthick Naren’s Knight Nostalgia ​Infotainment.