It has been several months since Vijay’s upcoming film tentatively titled Thalapathy 63 was announced. It is reported that the film directed by Atlee will go on floors on January 21 in Chennai.
Now, the latest update is that actor Kathir who was last seen in the critically-acclaimed film Pariyerum Perumal has been roped in to play a crucial role in the sports-based entertainer.
AGS Entertainment, the makers of Thalapathy 63 took to Twitter to announce the new inclusion. They wrote, “We would like to welcome the super talented @am_kathir on-board #Thalapathy63 @Atlee_dir (sic)”
Vijay is said to play the role of a football cicada. It is revealed that Thalapathy is undergoing rigorous training to fit the part and look muscular for the role. He will be sporting a twirled mustache in the film.
Thalapathy 63, produced by AGS Entertainment, has music composer AR Rahman and cinematography by Mersal fame GK Vishnu.