Atlee is directing a film titled Mersal which has Vijay in triple roles. Two first look poster of Mersal were released and it went viral amongst the Vijay fans. This is Vijay’s 61st film. The second first look poster was released on Vijay’s birthday. The first look poster had Vijay as Jallikattu Veeran and the second first look poster had Vijay in the magician’s role.
At this juncture, the third first look poster is to be released soon. Atlee is busy in completing this poster which is going to be of a totally different dimension. It is understood that this poster will grab more attention than the other two posters.
Samantha, Kajal Agarwal and Nithya Menon are pairing with Vijay. Sathyaraj, Vadivelu, Sathyan and Kovai Sarala are donning important roles. S J Suryah is donning the villain role. A R Rahman is composing the music. Thenandal Films Limited is producing its 100th film. Mersal is to be released in Tamil and Telugu.
Shooting of majority of sequences have been completed. At this juncture, the final schedule shooting of Mersal is to commence soon. Vijay will participate in this schedule. The audio launch of Mersal will be held in a grand manner during the month of August. The film is being released during the month of October.