Vishal is one actor in South Indian film industry who likes to keep himself busy with films and other related activities. Being the president of the Tamil Films Producers’ Council, Vishal is caught up with many activities that keep him occupied and yet, he ensures that he takes time out for his films as well. 2018 will see the release of two of his films – Irumbu Thirai and Sandakozhi 2. Irumbu Thirai is directed by debutante PS Mithran and also stars Samantha Akkineni in the other lead role. The film is said to be in the backdrop of armed forces and stars ‘Action King’ Arjun Sarja as the antagonist. On the other hand, he also has Sandakozhi 2 which is the sequel to his 2004 release Sandakozhi starring Meera Jasmine as the leading lady. The sequel, Sandakozhi 2, is also being directed by Lingusamy who directed the original and will star Keerthy Suresh as the leading lady. And according to latest reports, the teaser of Sandakozhi 2 and the trailer of Irumbu Thirai will be released on the same day at the Natchathira Vizha 2018 event which is slated to happen in Malaysia on January 6th, 2018.
Reports have confirmed that both the promotional videos will be released on the same day making it a special event for the actor. The event will be attended by the bigwigs of Tamil cinema which includes Superstar Rajinikanth and Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan. The event is said to be star-studded event and will have performances by many actors from Tamil cinema. The event is being organised by the actors’ association of Tamil association, which is Nadigar Sangam, and the preparations for the event are on a grand scale. Vishal, besides being the President of TFPC, is also the General Secretary of Nadigar Sangam. The event is expected to be attended by all the Tamilians living in Malaysia and is being organised to take Tamil cinema to global level.