The first look posters of Silambarasan and Gautham Karthik’s upcoming film Pathu Thala were released by music composer AR Rahman. Apart from the release of the posters, it was announced that AR Rahman is on board to compose the music for the film, which is being directed by Obeli N Krishna.
Pathu Thala is a remake of the Kannada hit Mufti, a neo-noir action thriller directed by Narthan. Mufti had Shivarajkumar, Sriimurali, and Shanvi Srivastava in the lead. While Silambarasan will be seen as a gangster in Pathu Thala and Gautham Karthik will play a cop. The Tamil remake will also star Priya Bhavani Shankar, Kalaiarasan, Manushiyaputhiran, and Teejay.
Glad to reveal the first look of #PathuThala @kegvraja @SilambarasanTR_ @Gautham_Karthik@NehaGnanavel @nameis_krishna @poetmanush @makkastudios @priya_Bshankar @Iamteejaymelody@KalaiActor @PathuthalaMovie pic.twitter.com/wvn9Ej6sj5
— A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) January 18, 2021
Silambarasan is currently working on the political thriller Maanadu and he will commence the works for Pathu Thala after its completion. The shooting of Pathu Thala is reported to start in February, and the film is produced by KE Gnanavel Raja’s Studio Green.