Arya is now busy shooting for his next with director Pa Ranjith and this film will be based on the sport of kick-boxing, set in North Madras. Speculated to be titled as Salpetta, this sports-political drama has music by Santhosh Narayanan and cinematography by Murali G, who regularly work in Ranjith’s films. It has now been officially revealed that actor Santhosh Prathap will be a part of this film and he will also be seen as one of the boxers in the film, alongside Arya.

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Santhosh Prathap who made his debut with Parthiban’s Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam, was recently seen in a brief yet memorable role in Ashok Selvan’s Oh My Kadavule. His next big ticket film is going to be Salpetta and he sounded completely excited about it. Santhosh took to his Twitter space to share his workout video and through that, he added that Arya is his inspiration.


In return, Arya also shared a few words of encouragement and positivity. Salpetta will be produced by K9 Studios. More details about the cast and the shooting plans are yet to be revealed and we will update you about it in the days to come. Stay tuned. For now, check out Santhosh Prathap’s video below: