Karthi and Nayantara try a hand at a fantasy historical film.
Period Kollywood featuring films have rarely been successful over the last twenty years. Historically Tamil kings have rarely made forays outside of South India so tales of such Kings and queens do not resonate across India. However Tollywood historical films even when dubbed have been hugely successful. Prod the director about Karthi’s role, and he says, “I cannot reveal much about the character, but Karthi plays a tough guy in the period sequences.” We also hear that the armour that Karthi is wearing in this picture actually saved the actor from a mishap during filming. A source from the unit reveals, “When shooting a war sequence, Karthi was hit by huge object on his chest. But thanks to his shield, it protected him from serious injuries.” Kaashmora meaning Deadly Spirit is an upcoming Indian Tamil epic dark fantasy film written and directed by Gokul. It features Karthi, Nayantara and Sri Divya in the lead roles. Santhosh Narayanan composes the film’s score and soundtrack.