Vijay’s next director’s fight with Vijay

Karthi starrer Kaithi, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj (who has been roped in to helm Vijay’s next venture) will hit the screens for Deepavali.

This means the film will fight with Vijay’s Bigil and Vijay Sethupathi starrer Sangathamizhan for honours in the box-office.

While the film was initially planned to release on July 19, the makers have now officially announced that film will it the screens for Deepavali.

While Bigil, which has Nayanthara as heroine, has been already slated for Deepavali release, Sanga Thamizhan has joined the race a few days ago, with its makers announcing that the film will see the light of the day on the day of lights.

While sources say VIjay Sethupathi is playing a dual role in this flick produced by the reputed Vijaya Productions banner, director Vijay Chander has informed that the film would be like a Rajinikanth movie.

“It will be liked by all sections of the audience,” he informs. Meanwhile, the Vaalu and Sketch maker has also updated that the shoot of Sangathamizhan is over.

Tpped to be an action packed sports drama, Bigil stars Nayanthara as the female lead along with Reba Monica John, Jackie Shroff, Kathir, Daniel Balaji, Vivekh, Yogi Babu, Anand Raj and others in key roles. It is directed by Atlee and produced by AGS Entertainment.