Vijay, director Atlee, and award-winning music composer Rahman, the trio which made Mersal, are back once again for a new film which will be bankrolled by AGS Entertainment.
Following the back-to-back Deepavali releases of Vijay— Theri, Mersal and Sarkar, this yet-untitled film will also be hitting the screens on the festival of lights in 2019.
This will be Rahman’s third consecutive collaboration with Vijay after Mersal and Sarkar. In a statement, the filmmakers also said they are in the process of assembling a solid technical crew and star cast for the film.
“Thalapathy 63 promises to be a PAKKA MASS family entertainer with a large cast, superior technical crew and the best of production value,” the statement said.
It added: “We are putting together the best global talent to attempt a genre that will be the first of its kind for Thalapathy Vijay.”
The statement said: “AGS Entertainment is pleased to announce our next project with Thalapathy Vijay. It has been a much awaited project for us and we are extremely happy and excited to work with Thalapathy Vijay. This will be our 20th production and biggest till date.
The project tentatively titled #Thalapathy63 will be directed by Atlee and produced by Kalpathi S Aghoram, Kalpathi S Ganesh and Kalpathi S Suresh.
After the tremendous success of Theri and Mersal, we are excited to join Thalapathy Vijay and Atlee for a hat-trick box-office blockbuster venture.”