Thalapathy fans can rejoice, as the announcement of his next film is now official. A few hours ago, Sun TV posted a tweet stating that Kalanithi Maran will produce Thalapathy’s next film directed by A. R. Murugadoss. The last time A. R. Murugadoss and Vijay teamed up for ‘Thuppakki’ and ‘Kaththi’, it created fireworks at the box-office. It has been reported that the principal shoot of the film is likely to begin in January, and the director has planned to wrap it by August. Once the project has been completed in this six months duration, the makers may want to release the film during Diwali. It has to be noted that Thala Ajith’s ‘Viswasam’ is also eyeing a Diwali release. If all goes as planned, then the two superstars will clash at the box office.
Apart from A. R. Murugadoss, the film also comprises of other stellar technicians including cinematographer Girish Gangadharan who has worked in Malayalam films like ‘Kali’ and ‘Angamaly Diaries’. The film will be edited by National Award-winning Sreekar Prasad who has previously worked in ‘Thuppakki’ and ‘Kaththi’. It is reported that Keerthy Suresh will most likely be roped in to play the leading lady in the film. A. .R. Rahman is likely to compose music for this film. Comedian Yogi Babu who was seen in a brief role in Mersal will also be a part of this film. Will ‘Thalapathy 62’ carry a social message like Vijay’s latest films? Let’s wait and watch. Until then keep watching this space to know more about ‘Thalapathy 62’.