Actor Vadivelu had donned the lead roles in the films Thenali Raman and Eli during his re-entry. But both the film utterly failed at the box office. After this, he continued to act in Vishal’s Kaththi Sandai and Lawrence’s Shivalinga. Now he is donning an important role in the film Mersal which has Vijay in the lead role.
At this juncture, he is once again donning the lead role in the film Imsai Arasan 23am Pulikesi 2. This film is being directed by Chimbudevan. Mammoth sets have been erected at an amusement park in Poonamallee. The shooting of the film will take place in the sets from 21stAugust.
For the last few months, Vadivelu and Chimbudevan were seriously talking about this film. For the comedian turned actor, it has been disastrous moments for years, which had turned out to be flops. The actor is now getting back to the comedian roles through the movies like Kaththi Sandai and Shivalinga. Now he is sharing the screen space with Vijay in the film ‘Mersal’.
The shooting of this film commences exactly three days before the worldwide release of Vivegam.