Vettrimaran and Vijay Sethupathi were supposed to join hands in Vada Chennai. However it did not materilaise due to call sheet issues.
VJS was supposed to play Rajan’s character in the movie. Fans were long awaiting for this director-actor combo to happen.
Now this dream might become a reality as it is said that VJS has been roped in as replacement for Bharathiraja in Vettrimaran’s Thunaivan.
The movie has Soori playing the lead role. Bharathiraja was not able to fulfil his committment due to the cold weather in the Sathyamangalam forest.
Though it was said that actor Kishore will replace Bharathiraja, it is now said that Vettrimaran has asked VJS to do the role.