As we all know, actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu is part of the cast of Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s 61st film which is an action thriller. The film also features Kajal Aggarwal and Nithya Menen besides Samantha. It is being directed by Atlee and the music is rendered by maestro A.R.Rahman. The story of the film is penned down by Vijayendra Prasad, who delivered hit films like Baahubali and Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu seems to be preparing really hard for the role posted the video on her Instagram page. Samantha is seen practicing ancient martial art form in Tamil Nadu called Silambam. Earlier actress Shruti Haasan had learnt this form of martial art and posted a couple of videos showcasing her prowess. Going by the developments, looks like Samantha has an action oriented role in Vijay’s 61st film.
The shooting of this prodigious project is progressing at brisk pace and the crew is currently shooting in Jaisalmer. Samantha will join the unit after they are back in Chennai for the third leg of shoot.
With rumours of Samantha’s wedding doing rounds that it will happen in October, it is unclear if she would complete here part before the wedding takes place or if she would join post the nuptials.
The production house of Vijay 61, Sri Thenandal Films, have been tight lipped regarding any news about the film. Vijay is playing a triple role in this, which will be a for the first time in the actor’s career.