Young filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj will soon direct superstar Rajinikanth in a film after the latter’s two releases – Kaala and 2.0 – hit the marquee. The yet untitled film will be bankrolled by Sun Pictures and will have music composed by Anirudh Ravichander. Its going to a be a dream come true for all these crew members of the film since they get to work with the superstar Rajinikanth. Another actor who grabbed the opportunity with both hands to work in this film is actor Vijay Sethupathi. The Pizza actor would be seen playing a crucial role in this Rajinikanth starrer.
However, Vijay Sethupathi says that he signed the film without reading the script because trusts the director Karthik Subbaraj regarding stories and believes in him. Vijay Sethupathi also adds that he would get to learn a lot working with a veteran like Rajinikanth which will help him grow as an actor. Speaking to a leading Tamil daily, Vijay Sethupathi revealed his excitement about the film and said is looking forward to it. It is also being reported that Vijay Sethupathi would be seen playing the antagonist in this untitled film which is said to be going on floors towards the end of this year. It is being expected that more details about the film will be revealed soon.
While all this is happening, the buzz in Tamil film circles is that actor Simran has been signed on opposite Rajinikanth in this film and soon an announcement would be made. If this materialises, this will be the first time Simran would be acting alongside Rajinikanth in a film in her illustrious career. Earlier too, many names did rounds about this which included Trisha Krishnan, Meena and few others, however, nothing was confirmed. Well, one can only wait and watch if this will materialise and the makers will indeed sign her on.