Although 'Navarasa Nayaka' Jaggesh and his brother Komal Kumar are playing the lead roles, still Karthik's role has much to do with acting. Karthik says that like his sister Sindhu, he tried to stand on his own in film industry. But sadly his previous movies like Sukumaraa and Underworld never went on to floors.
Now, his latest movie Lift Kodla is a remake of Mee Shreyobhilashi. Ashok Kashyap is holding camera as well as direction. Shankar Reddy is producing the movie under the banner CMR Production. It will have Ramnarayan's dialogues, Udayaravi's editing, Bhava's art direction, Jolly Bostin's stunts and Devanand's choreography. Presently, the movie bosses are looking for the heroine. Raju Talikoti, Sudarshan, Kishor, V Manohar, Bullet Prakash, Killer Venkatesh and others are in the cast.
Meanwhile, Karthik's sister Sindhu Menon is busy in Telugu and Malayalam Industry. Subadra and Prema Pilusthondi in Telugu and Bharya Onnu Makkal Moonnu and Rahasya Police in Malayalam. Malu girl Sindhu Menon, who became full time actress in Prema Prema Prema, has acted in more than 40 movies in all the south indian languages. Her last movie in Kannada was Yaare Nee Hudugi. The trained Bharatanatyam dancer Sindhu Menon had hosted several TV shows and acted in serials also.