After ‘Neram’, Nivin Pauly is doing a straight Tamil film directed by newbie Gowtham Ramachandran which is the remake of the Kannada sleeper hit ‘Ulidavaru Kandanthe’ directed by Rakshit Shetty. The film has been titled ‘Richie’ after the character that Nivin plays.
‘Richie’ has Natty Natraj playing the parallel lead while Shradda Srinath, Lakshmi Priya Chandramouli, Elango Kumaravel and Prakash Raj are also in the cast. Ashok Selvan and Vishal’s dad G.K.Reddy put in special appearances. The producers are looking to lock a Summer holidays release date.