Thala Ajith was last seen in director Siruthai Siva’s Viswasam, which hit the theatres in 2019. The actor will team up with director H Vinoth for his next film, Valimai. Producer Boney Kapoor is bankrolling the action drama in which Ajith plays a police officer. Earlier, the makers planned to shoot some important sequences in Switzerland. Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the makers have decided to cancel the abroad schedule. As an alternate plan, director H Vinoth decided to relocate the film plan to New Delhi or Rajasthan.
Ajith is currently in Hyderabad for the shooting of Valimai. Huge sets have been erected at the prestigious Ramoji Film City for the shooting. Valimai team is currently going on in Hyderabad for the past one month. The makers will wrap up the film by the end of February. Ajith celebrated Christmas and New Year with the team of Valimai. According to sources close to Valimai team, Valimai will release in theatres on Ajith’s 50th birthday. An official confirmation regarding Valimai release will be out soon. Valimai features Ajith, Huma Qureshi, Kartikeya Gummakonda, and Yogi Babu in the lead roles.