Karunakaran has confirmed that Vijay is playing dual role in the film. This will be the third dual role for the actor after Azhagiya Tamil Magan and Villu. The producer also updated about the shooting locations.
While shoot schedules have been completed in Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad and Rajmundhry, the team plans to shoot the upcoming schedules in North India and exotic foreign locales. The shooting will be wrapped up in August if all things go as planned.
Meanwhile Anirudh, the composer of the film has confirmed in his Twitter page that he has sung the intro song for Vijay in the film along with ‘Hip hop Tamizha’ Aadhi. He has expressed hope that the song will be a hat-trick for the singing duo after ‘Edhirneechaladi’ and ‘Chennai City Gangster’
Kaththi has Samantha as the lead lady and Neil Nithin Mukesh as the lead villain.