A producer called Manimaaran registered a case against director Vijay and Lyca Productions for the title ‘Karu’. Manimaaran has said that he is producing a film with the same title and also registered the name for his movie in the guild. After the Madras High Court passed an interim stay order against the Vijay and Lyca Productions to release Karu, they have changed the title as Diya.
Sai Pallavi who attracted Tamil audience with her charming performance in Premam plays the lead role in Diya. The film is all about how a woman gets mentally disturbed of her unborn aborted child. Baby girl Veronica plays Sai Pallavi’s unborn child in Karu. Naga Shourya plays the pair of Sai Pallavi in Diya, Sam CS who scored music for Vikram Vedha has composed songs and background score for the film.
In Diya, Sai Pallavi plays a doctor and in real life too, the actress has successfully completed the medical degree in Georgia. Diya is actually the debut film of Sai Pallavi in Tamil, she is also having two biggies including Suriya-Selvaraghavan’s NGK and Dhanush’s Maari 2. This year, Sai Pallavi’s fans in Tamil Nadu can expect three releases from the talented actress.