Mir Sarwar, known for his negative roles in Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Phantom and Dishoom, is stepping into Tamil cinema with Mani Ratnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai. Mir will be seen portraying a pivotal role in the film, and contrary to many reports, a source says that the actor’s role will not be a negative character, but will be crucial to the story.
Kaatru Veliyidai, starring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari in the lead roles, is expected to release this summer. Azhagiye, a song from the film was released last week to an unanimously positive response, with the lyric video on YouTube garnering over a million views. The song Vaan will be released on Valentine’s Day.