Vijay Sethupathi has been roped in for Karthik Subbaraj’s next film with Superstar Rajinikanth. The film will have music by Anirudh Ravichander and is bankrolled by Sun Pictures.
“We are happy to announce that for the first time, Vijay Sethupathi will be acting with Superstar Rajini in #SuperstarWithSunPictures. #VijaySethupathiWithSuperstar,
” tweeted Sun Pictures.
According to sources, vijay Sethupathi will play the vilain in the movie, which has already generated huge expectations.
This is Sethupathi’s first outing with the Superstar. Vijay Sethupathi is currently filming for Mani Ratnam’s next, Chekka Chevantha Vaanam.
Karthik Subbaraj recently revealed that his 2014 film Jigarthanda helped him fulfil his dream of working with Rajinikanth.
The director said in an interview that he wanted to cast the actor in the film but was too scared to approach him as he was a budding filmmaker at that time
Though Rajinikanth has entered Tamil Nadu politics, he is not done with his acting career just yet. He has two films slated for release this year – Pa Ranjith’s Kaala and Shankar’s 2.O, the sequel to Enthiran.