Sivakarthikeyan’s next is titled ‘Hero’

Close on the heels of completing Mr Local, Sivakarthikeyan is playing the lead in a sci-fi thriller, directed by Ravikumar. Sources say that the movie has been titled Hero.

Actress Kalyani Priyadarshan, the daughter of acclaimed filmmaker Priyadarshan will make her acting debut in Tamil with the movie. Ivana of Naatchiyar fame is also in the cast. Official announcement will be made soon.

Meanwhile, Sivakarthikeyan’s Mr Local, directed by M Rajesh is expected for release on 1 May. Nayanthara plays the heroine. The movie has music by Hip Hop Adhi.