Atlee to direct Vijay's next 1

Atlee to direct Vijay’s next

It’s almost official. Director Atlee and Vijay are set to come together for the third time, after the successful Theri and Mersal.

According to sources, the film, which will initially be called Thalapathy 63, is going to be bankrolled by AGS Entertainment.

Earlier, names of directors such as Vetri Maaran, Vinoth H, Mohan Raja and a few others were doing the rounds on social media as the directors of Vijay’s next.

The buzz is that this new commercial entertainer will be a political thriller with all the necessary ingredients that audiences expect from an Atlee- Vijay film.

Meanwile, Vijay is busy with Sarkar and is said to be on the verge of completing its shoot. The movie being directed by A R Murugadoss is all set to hit the theatres on Deepavali this year.

Keerthy Suresh, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Radha Ravi, Pala Karuppaiah and Yogi Babu play key roles in the movie, produced by Sun Pictures. The film has music by Oscar-Grammy winner A R Rahman.

Reports say that an official announcement on Thalapathy Vijay’s new film will be out in August or September as soon as the actor wraps up his ongoing film Sarkar.