At this juncture, talks were held with leading actresses for the female lead role. Now it has been mentioned that Kajal Aggarwal has been signed for the female lead role. Kajal Aggarwal is currently pairing with Jiiva in the film titled Kavalai Vendam. She has earlier paired with Vijay in Thuppakki and Jilla. She has also paired with Surya, Dhanush and Karthi.
Thala 57 is to be shot in foreign locales. Anirudh will be composing the music while Vetri will handle the camera. The shooting of the film will commence during the last week of July.
As known earlier, the film was launched recently in Chennai, where the entire crew members except Ajith Kumar were present there. The film is produced by T.G. Thyagarajan of Sathya Jyothi Films and they are planning to release the movie by next year.