Thalapathy 63: Here’s when Vijay’s next starts rolling
As we already know, Vijay’s next will be directed by Atlee and produced by AGS Entertainment. Pre-production works for the movie are progressing in full swing. As per trustworthy reports, Thalapathy 63 (working title) will be officially launched with a special pooja on January 20. Shoot will be commencing the next day, from January 21. The makers are eyeing a Diwali 2019 release.
Thalapathy 63 marks Vijay’s reunion with director Atlee after the blockbuster success of ‘Theri’ and ‘Mersal’. Unlike their earlier films, that were regular commercial potboilers, this upcoming film belongs to a genre that Vijay hasn’t attempted before. It is said to be a sports drama and Vijay is reportedly playing the role of a woman’s football team coach.
Reports suggest that Vijay has already started working on his physique to achieve a sportsman’s look. Fans are expecting to see Vijay in a never-before-seen getup in the film. ‘Thalapathy 63’ has Nayanthara as the female lead. Vivek is also playing a major role in the movie.
On the technical front, director Atlee has retained the core team from ‘Mersal’. Music department will be handled by maestro AR Rahman and cinematography by GK Vishnu. Editor Antony Ruben, lyricist Vivek and action choreographer Anal Arasu are also on board.