Today the Kaithi actor Karthik Siva Kumar aka Karthi is celebrating his birthday. The actor is considered as one of the best talent Kollywood has ever produced.
Here is an interesting story of how Karthi's loss became Natural Star Nani's gain! Don't get surprised as one actor belongs to Tollywood and the other to Kollywood.
During the promotions of Karthi's film Dev. In an Interview Karthi shared about his thoughts of doing a straight Telugu film. He said he came so close and missed by a brink exclaimed the actor and shared the Incident.
Shiva Narvana has narrated the story of Ninnu Kori first to Karthi and was almost okay to do the project but some problem popped up and thus the director moved on to Nani. The natural star scored a hit with the film and Shiva was also praised for a decent debut.
If Karthi did the film Ninnu Kori Shiva Nirvana would have become more famous in both Kollywood and Tollywood but some how Karthi missed a good film that he should have considered for a Telugu straight film. Hope this combo comes up in the near future!