After Bharathan’s Bhairava, Vijay donned the lead role in Mersal. This film directed by Atlee was released for Deepavali. There was an astounding response for this film. Now Vijay is donning the lead role in a film which being directed by A R Murugadoss. Earlier the super hits film Thuppakki and Kaththi had the combo of Vijay and A R Murugadoss. In view of this, there were more expectations for Vijay’s new film with Murugadoss. Sun Pictures is producing this Vijay 62 film. Keerthi Suresh is pairing with Vijay. Yogi Babu is donning an important role. A R Rahman is composing the music while Girish Gangadharan is handling the camera. Sreekar Prasad will edit the film. Jayamohan is penning the dialogues. It has been announced that the film will be released for this Deepavali. The first schedule shooting of the film took place in Chennai and the second schedule shooting took place in Kolkata.
Now the shooting of the film is going on in full swing in Chennai. At this juncture, Varalakshmi Sarathkumar has been signed for a negative role. Varalakshmi Sarathkumar is for the first time sharing the screen with Vijay. Sun Pictures has confirmed this on their official Twitter page. Sun Pictures has tweeted, “ .@varusarath will be acting for the first time in Thalapathy Vijay’s Movie.
This yet to be titled film will be released for Deepavali 2018.