Actor Karthi who is busy promoting his bilingual release Thozha will reportedly be seen as a Pilot in ace filmmaker Maniratnam’s next as yet- untitled Tamil project. It will also feature Premam fame Sai Pallavi as the female lead. “Karthi plays an NRI,who works as a pilot in the film. He falls in love with her while on a trip to India,” said a source from the film’s unit. Sai Pallavi plays a doctor in the film. Which is slated to go on the floors from June. ” Karthi who shaved his head for Kashmora has to wait till June before he starts working on the project,” the source added. The project will have music by A.R.Rahman and Cinematography by Ravi Varman.