Thalapathy Vijay is currently shooting for his upcoming film, MERSAL, being directed by Theri director Atlee. The makers recently released the first look and title of the film which earlier being referred to as Vijay 61. Social media is abuzz with MERSAL now and the first look posters of the film after they were released by the makers.
While all this is happening, reports are doing rounds that Vijay will team up with Thuppakki director A.R.Murugadoss for his next film after MERSAL. Apparently, news has it that Sun Pictures will be bankrolling this film, and Vijay and A.R.Murugadoss will team up for the second time after Thuppakki. Further details about this film are yet to be revealed by the production house.
When made official, this combination of Vijay and A.R. Murugadoss will be the most watched out for in Tamil cinema after MERSAL and Ajith’s Vivegam.
MERSAL is being produced by Sri Thenandal Films and interestingly it happens to be the 100th film for the production house. CEO of Sri Thenandal film, Hema Rukmani, had recently said that it was a blessing to have Vijay in their 100th film. “Having Vijay in our 100th film is a great blessing. It’s come out so well. I was quite stunned after seeing some shots. If you already love him, you will love him even more after watching the film. Three-fourths of the movie is complete,” said Hema Rukmani.
MERSAL features Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Kajal Aggarwal and Nithya Menen playing the female lead roles.