Mersal is a film which has Vijay in triple roles. The film has been directed by Atlee. Mersal will be Sri Thenandal Film’s 100thfilm. A R Rahman has composed the songs. There is overwhelming response for the recently released songs. S J Suryah is donning the villain role. Kajal Agarwal, Samantha and Nithya Menon are donning the female lead roles. Apart from Sathyaraj, Vadivelu, Sathyan, Kovai Sarala, Sunil, Misha Ghoshal, Yogi Babu, Harish Parody, Mottai Rajendran, Seenu Mohan and Shanmuga Sundaram are also starring in the film. At this juncture, Santhanam who made his debut as a comedian is now donning lead roles. It is understood that he is donning a small but significant role in Mersal. Earlier he had shared the screen with Vijay as comedian in the films Azhagiya Tamizh Magan, Velayudham and Thalaivaa.
With the audio launch of Mersal making a great reception across the world, Atlee shot few scenes before wrapping up in AVM Studios in Chennai that involved Santhanam and Samantha.
The four tracks by AR Rahman have turned to be great hits overnight and they really kindling up more expectation for the film’s release scheduled on Diwali festival day.