Karthi bets big on 'Chinna Babu'

Karthi bets big on 'Chinna Babu'

Despite its strong content, Karthi's last film, 'Khakee' couldn't make a share of more than Rs. 6 crores.  And 'Cheliyaa' with Mani Ratnam was a total dud.  

Despite the bad record in recent times, Karthi is confident about 'Chinna Babu'.  Ahead of its release on July 13, the actor says that the film is relatable.  "It has no nativity problem.  It talks about organic farming.  And the film presents the occupation of farmers in a positive light.  I have direction connect with agriculture.  My relatives are into it.  We have funded my father's brother's organic farming endeavour over the years," the actor says.

Starring Sayyesha as the heroine, it has Sathyaraj has a family head.  Joint family system is glorified in the film.  It has to be seen how well this Pandiraj-directed movie will do this week.  It will have to compete with 'Vijetha' and 'RX100', which are July 12th releases.