Karthi is quite popular in Tollywood. He has good fan following here like in Kollywood. Oopiri was his straight Telugu film. It went on to become a blockbuster. Karthi was in Hyderabad recently for an event. Speaking at the event this actor said that he would love to do another straight Telugu film. Also Oopiri was a great film and acting with the talented Nagarjuna was a good experience said Karthi.
Karthi is now acting in Manirathnam’s upcoming film, which is a love story. Karthi said that Manirathnam has been his guru. He started his career as an assistant director to Manirathnam. In this film he has an unusual role he explained.