Actor Siva Karthikeyan, who works predominantly within the Tamil movie business, has a good fan following in Telugu-speaking states because of movies like Remo, Seema Raja and Shakthi. His upcoming movie Physician has been dubbed in Telugu, and it’ll launch on October 9 in Telugu-speaking states with the title Varun Physician. Directed by Nelson Dilipkumar, the film additionally stars Vinay Rai, Priyanka Arul Mohan, Yogi Babu and Milind Soman in distinguished roles.
Forward of the movie’s launch, Karthikeyan interacted with the media. Excerpts from the interplay:
How is the movie’s physician completely different from different medical doctors?
Each physician performs operations, however the operations completed by the physician within the movie are very completely different. He’s a military physician. As now we have proven within the teaser and trailers, the film offers with human and organ trafficking. The main focus is on who does it and why they do it. This makes for remainder of the story.
Judging by the movie’s trailer, Physician appears like an actioner. Can we are saying it’s a full-length actioner?
The film has solely two motion sequences, however motion and the fun shall be there. The protagonist and the antagonist may have a mind-bending strategy in the direction of one another slightly than bodily fights. As an entire, the movie has an excellent mix of humour and thrills.
What pushed you to provide Physician?
Director Nelson Dilipkumar has been a really shut pal of mine for the reason that days of my tv profession. I began my tv profession in 2007, and he directed the present, which I took half in. My belief in him made me produce this movie.
What was the most important problem for you whereas capturing the movie?
For me, the most important problem was to carry out with out expressing feelings. My character within the film by no means emotes. He by no means expresses something. He believes in motion. In actuality, I’m extra of an expressive man.
There was a variety of speak about Physician releasing on an OTT platform.
After the primary wave of Covid-19, we waited as we had plans to go for a theatrical launch as soon as it was over. However when the second wave got here, we have been just a little skeptical in regards to the launch of the movie. I produced this film on a first-copy foundation and gave it to KJR Studios. They determine the enterprise and the whole lot. So, I informed them to do no matter they felt proper. However fortunately, the second wave was there for a lesser period of time, and because the situation grew to become clearer, we determined to go for the theatrical launch.
The film was made for the theatrical expertise. Watching a movie in a theatre with many individuals having fun with it’s a distinctive expertise altogether. That’s the motivation for us to launch the film in cinema halls.
As an actor and producer, how did the pandemic have an effect on you?
We stopped the capturing of the movie in the course of the first wave. Then once more, we resumed the second schedule, and we prayed that everybody ought to stay secure and wholesome. That was our major concern. Solely after that work and enterprise comes. We’re lucky sufficient to launch the movie in theatres now.
From a tv profession to now changing into an actor-producer, you could have come a good distance. What was the difficult a part of your journey?
Crossing day by day is the difficult half. I’ve to unlearn and study a lot. Typically, now we have to revisit our previous, and play that right here within the current. There shall be many calculations and dangers. Every time I do issues associated to movies, I’ve to face and undergo these processes.
Inform us about your Telugu movie.
Producers will make an announcement formally. Proper now, the discussions are happening, and the whole lot is trying constructive.
Are you trying ahead to doing any OTT initiatives?
Proper now, I’m not very eager on OTT. OTT is booming. Sooner or later, I’d do an OTT mission.
Inform us about your upcoming initiatives.
The shoot for the Ayalaan is accomplished. The film is in regards to the interplay between an alien and the movie’s protagonist. Don is a feel-good faculty drama.