Thala Ajith is now enjoying the response coming his way for his recently-released film Viswasam. The film, directed by Siruthai Siva, hit the theatres on January 10 along with Rajinikanth and Karthik Subbaraj’s Petta.
He is now gearing up for the shooting of the Tamil version of Hindi film Pink. The remake rights of this Amitabh Bachchan-Taapsee Pannu starrer has been brought by Boney Kapoor and director H Vinoth of Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru fame has been roped in.
The latest update is that actress Shraddha Srinath of Vikram Vedha fame has been roped in to play one of the three female leads in the movie, with Nazriya performing in one of the roles. However, an official confirmation is yet to be announced.
Popular journalist Rangaraj Pandey has been roped in to play the role of an opposition lawyer while Ajith will play lawyer representing the three girls who have been assaulted in the movie.
The film will go on floors in February. The makers already shot for four days this month and are preparing for the full-fledged shooting from next month.