Excitement around actor Vijay’s upcoming film MERSAL is on the rise since the first poster and the title of the film were released by the makers more than a month ago. Directed by Atlee, MERSAL will have Vijay playing triple roles for the first time in his career and all of them are expected to be unique, as per sources. The buzz has gone much higher after the makers released the first single from MERSAL titled Aalaporaan Tamizhan which is sung by Kailash Kher. And going by the latest developments, MERSAL will be the first film in Tamil to achieve this rare feat.
MERSAL gets an emoji on Twitter, which is the poster of Vijay from the film, and this was revealed by the actor himself today on Twitter. This feat achieved by MERSAL will be the first of its kind for a Tamil film and will only further add to the buzz around the film. Fans of Vijay erupted out of joy on social media after the emoji was revealed by Vijay himself and social media is filled with messages with the emoji.
— Vijay (@actorvijay) August 18, 2017
The story of MERSAL is penned down by Baahubali writer K. Vijayendra Prasad and expectations are sky high on this film. MERSAL is being produced by Sri Thenandal Films and will be their 100th production. MERSAL, besides Vijay, also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Kajal Aggarwal and Nithya Menon in the lead roles and also features Sathyaraj in an important role. The music of the film is composed by A.R. Rahman.