Karthi seems to have gained confidence after his romantic boy role in Kaatru Veliyidai. The film was directed by Mani Ratnam and opened to mixed reviews. Reports now say that Karthi has signed another romantic story with debutant Rajath, a former associate of director Kannandirector Kannan.

The film will start rolling next year after Karthi wraps up his current commitments. Rumors also say that Rakul Preet has been signed as the leading lady. The duo are currently awaiting release of their film Theeram Adheegaram Ondru. The film is scheduled to hit screens on November 17.