Sivakarthikeyan, who celebrated his birthday on Sunday, was last seen in an extended cameo in his debut production venture - Kanaa. The actor recently finished shooting of Mr Local, that has Nayanthara playing the female lead. In fact, the teaser of Mr Local was released on Sunday on the occasion of his birthday and it had a mixed response from the audience and the critics. Apart from Mr Local, he has already signed two films, one with Ravikumar - a science fiction film and another with Irumbu Thirai fame PS Mithran, which has been tentatively titled SK15.
Now, the latest buzz is that Sivakarthikeyan will be seen alongside Kalyani Priyadarshan, daughter of veteran director Priyadarshan, in SK15. Our sources have revealed, “Kalyani Priyadarshan will be the female lead for SK and Mithran's film. The talks were on for quite some time and an official announcement would be made soon. The team is currently busy with the final stages of pre-production."
Kalyani made her acting debut alongside Akhil Akkineni, in the 2017 Telugu film Hello and SK15 could be her second Tamil venture, as she is said to be a part of the Tamil romantic travel film - Vaan, which has Dulquer Salmaan playing the lead. Vaan is directed by debutant Ra Karthik.
SK15 is bankrolled by 24AM Studios and this is the fourth time Sivakarthikeyan is teaming up with this production house after Remo, Velaikkaran and Seema Raja. As for the rest of the cast and crew, SK 15 has action king Arjun playing an important role with Yuvan Shankar Raja taking care of the musical score. George C Williams and Ruben have been assigned as the cinematographer and editor respectively.