Actors RJ Balaji and Sathish have been cast in an upcoming film with Sivakarthikeyan. Directed by Mohan Raja of Thani Orvan fame, the project will begin filming this September. Rumoured to be a thriller, the untitled film has Nayanthara playing the female lead with Malayalam actor Fahaadh Faasil playing the antagonist. Producer RD Raja will finance the film under his 24 AM Studios, while Anirudh Ravichander is likely to compose the music.
Sathish has been cast in Raghava Lawrence’s Motta Shiva Ketta Shiva, Vijay 60 and Vijay Sethupathi’s Rekka while RJ Balaji has five films in the pipeline. He has been cast in major roles in Mani Ratnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai starring Karthi Sivakumar and Aditi Rao Hydari, GV Prakash starrer Kadavul Irukan Kumaru, Prabhudeva’s Devi(L), Kavalai Vendam with Jiiva, Kajal Aggarwal, Bobby Simha, and Sunaina, Annanuku Jai with Dinesh and Mahima Nambiar, and a guest appearance in romantic comedy Parandhu Sella Vaa.