Karthi is gearing up for the release of his next film, Ponniyin Selvan which is set to hit the screens on September 30 amidst huge expectations. The star actor would be seen playing the role of Vanthiyathevan in the film and it is going to be a delight to see him portray the character that has an iconic fan following. Following Ponniyin Selvan, Karthi will next be seen in Sardar which is currently in the post production stages. Sardar is directed by PS Mithran of Hero and Irumbu Thirai fame and the film will feature Karthi in dual roles - as a police officer and an ageing convict.

Earlier today (September 16), cinematographer George C Williams of Theri and Naanum Rowdy Dhaan fame took to his official Twitter page to share an interesting update on the film and it has garnered attention. The DI and colour grading works of Sardar are happening in full swing and the talented cinematographer shared the update on his official micro blogging page. Sharing the picture, he tweeted "#sardar DI in full swing ❤️ #SardarDeepavali". It looks like the film is right on track for a grand theatrical release for the festive occasion of Diwali. The film is most likely to release on October 21 and an official word regarding the same is awaited.

The teaser and first single from the film is also getting ready and is likely to be released very soon, in a matter of a few more days. Sardar is an action drama which has music composed by GV Prakash Kumar. Produced by S Lakshman Kumar under the banner of Prince Pictures, the film features Raashi Khanna and Rajisha Vijayan as the female leads while the supporting cast includes the likes of Laila, Chunky Panday, Munishkanth, Murali Sharma, and others. Laila will be making her acting comeback with this movie.