Director Muthiah of Kuttipuli, Komban and Marudhu fame has confirmed that his next film will have Suriya in the lead role.
Muthaiah also told the media that Keerthy Suresh would be apt for the heroine role and the production house is holding talks with the actress but things are yet to be confirmed.
At present, Suriya is busy shooting for S3, the third instalment of the super hit Singam series. S3 also known as Singam 3 is written and directed by Hari.
A sequel to the 2013 film Singam II and the third film in the Singam series, it stars Suriya, Anushka Shetty and Shruti Haasan. Devi Sri Prasad was replaced by Harris Jayaraj as the music director for the film.
Principal photography commenced on 7 January 2016 in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh and the film is expected to be released in theatres on 28 October 2016, with the festival of Diwali falling on its opening weekend.
The film’s Tamil Nadu distribution rights were sold for a record-breaking ?410 million (US$6.1 million), according to reports.