Actor Karthi has signed on to star in a movie called Komban to be directed by Muthiah of Kutti Puli fame. The movie will have the Biriyani star essay a ‘rustic’ role similar to his debut movie Paruthiveeran. His love interest will be played by Actress Lakshmi Menon while Actor Rajkiran, who’s enjoying popularity due to his role in Manjapai, will play a pivotal role. Stunt Master ‘Super’ Subbarayan will play the villain while Yuvan Shankar Raja has been roped in to compose the music. With shooting for his upcoming Madras almost done, Actor Karthi is expected to move on to Komban. The project is expected to begin soon.