Vijay Sethupathi will be up against Vijay in Thalapathy 64, that the actor will do post Bigil. The makers of the film, that is to be directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, announced Vijay Sethupathi’s inclusion in the cast of the film. The tweet said : “We are overwhelmed and excited to have our versatile star #MakkalSelvan Vijay Sethupathi on board for Thalapathy64.”
Vijay Sethupathi is on a high, with his Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy with Chiranjeevi in the lead, releasing on 2 October. He has been offered a Bollywood film as well and he is due to play Muttaiah Muralidharan in his biopic as well.
Malavika Mohanan who was part of the cast in Rajinikanth’s Petta, is to play the female lead while Anirudh is scoring the music.
But with less than a month to go for the release of Bigil, Vijay fans are waiting to see their star in the role of the football coach of a women’s team. Nayanthara and Jackie Shroff are part of the Bigil cast.