Actor Karthi will be shedding his authoritative image he sported in Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru and Kaatru Velyidai for his next movie.

Titled Kadaikutty Singam, Karthi will be taking on the role of a rural farmer. In order to make sure he plays the role to his level best, Karthi has resorted to taking a crash course in farming. The 40-year-old actor is going on the ground and getting his hands dirty under the tutelage of Mr Venugopal.