Karthick Naren is one of the most talented filmmakers who shot to fame with his very first movie - the crime thriller Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru, which had Rahman in the lead and released in 2016. Following that, he began work on his next - Naragasooran, with Arvind Swamy and Shriya Saran in the lead. However, the movie ran into roadblocks and has been on the backburner since. Putting all these aside, he began work on his next project, titled Mafia: Chapter 1 with Arun Vijay in the lead. It is a gangster film with Arun playing dual roles for the second time after Thadam. 
Arun Vijay recently completed 25 years of his acting career filled with a lot of lows and a few highs. From Arun Kumar to Arun Vijay, he has come a long way as an actor, however, it was Gautham Menon’s Yennai Arindhaal which gave him the much deserving breakthrough. Since, then he has been taking roles that suits his image. He is someone who pushes himself to fit into the character that he plays. With a few successive hits, Arun Vijay is finally becoming a bankable star. Mafia might have not performed as well as Arun would have expected but still, he got a good name for his performance. Now the makers have released a song video from Mafia, check it out: