Is Arjun the villain of Vijay in ‘Thalapathi-64’?

The latest buzz about Vijay’s upcoming film with young director Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram fame is that Arjun will be playing an important role, probably the antagonist, in it.

According to sources, pre-production of the film tentatively titled #Thalapathy64, which is being produced by Xavier Britto, is going on in full swing.

Raashi Khanna and Rashmika Mandanna have been reportedly roped in to play the leads opposite Vijay, it was recently revealed. “Casting process is also on, and actors to play the supporting parts are being locked,” sources said.

Meanwhile, Lokesh Kanagaraj is supervising the post-production works of his Kaithi with Karthi and he will also soon begin the pre-production work of Thalapathy 64.

Currently, Vijay is on a break and he will soon begin shooting for the last schedule of Atlee’s Bigil which is scheduled to hit the screens on Deepavali.

Recently, it was revealed that Vijay sang a song, composed by AR Rahman, for the film, in which he is playing a football coach.

Screen Scene is said to have snapped the Tamil Nadu theatrical rights for a record price and soon, the makers will be issuing an official announcement.

Bigil is expected to release for Deepavali 2019. The last two Deepavalis have also belonged to Vijay, with Mersal and Sarkar setting the box-office on fire. The film has music by AR Rahman and has been produced by AGS Entertainment.