The much-anticipated trailer launch of actor Karthi’s 25th movie, “Japan,” was a star-studded affair that took place at Nehru Stadium. The event not only celebrated this significant milestone in Karthi’s career but also witnessed a remarkable moment when Tamil superstar Suriya, Karthi’s elder brother, graced the stage.
Karthi’s journey in the film industry has reached a milestone with “Japan,” his 25th film, and the producers left no stone unturned in making the trailer launch a grand affair. The who’s who of the Tamil film industry were in attendance, making it an event to remember. Suriya, a beloved actor in his own right, added a touch of stardom to the already glittering evening.
However, what stole the spotlight at the event was when Suriya and Karthi shared the stage and recreated a memorable moment from director Lokesh Kanagaraj’s “Vikram,” a film in which Suriya made an explosive cameo as Rolex, a ruthless and formidable drug lord. Fans of both stars were sent into a frenzy as they relived the “Rolex vs. Dilli” moment, a sequence that has become iconic in Tamil cinema.
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A video capturing this cherished moment has since gone viral, with fans expressing their excitement and admiration for the two brothers. Suriya, in an informal and warm manner, invited Karthi to join him on stage, and in the background, a pivotal dialogue from “Vikram” played, relating to Arjun Das’s character discussing Karthi’s Dilli with Suriya’s Rolex. The mere mention of these iconic characters was enough to ignite waves of joy, applause, and laughter among the audience.
Even Arjun Das, who played a crucial role in “Vikram,” took to Twitter to share his excitement and extend his best wishes to Karthi and the team of “Japan.” The camaraderie between the actors and their iconic characters has clearly left a lasting impression on fans and the industry alike.
Rolex Avan Peru Dilli 💥🔥
— Arjun Das (@iam_arjundas) October 29, 2023
The event showcased the strong bond between Suriya and Karthi, and it highlighted their collective impact on Tamil cinema. As they continue to make their mark, it’s evident that their on-screen and off-screen presence continues to resonate with fans, making them beloved figures in the world of Indian cinema.
Director Lokesh Kanagaraj, known for his vision and storytelling, is weaving a cinematic universe known as the LCU (Lokesh Cinematic Universe). This universe commenced with the blockbuster “Kaithi,” where Karthi portrayed the character of Dilli, an ex-convict. It further expanded with “Vikram,” where Suriya’s Rolex made an unforgettable appearance as a menacing drug lord.
Excitingly, Lokesh has revealed plans to complete “Kaithi 2” before embarking on a standalone film for the character Rolex. The anticipation for the next installment in this unique cinematic universe is undoubtedly growing, and fans can’t wait to see where Lokesh’s storytelling prowess takes them next.