Acclaimed young director Karthik Subbaraj shot to fame with films like Pizza, Jigarthanda, Iraivi, and Petta. Recently, he has announced that he will be helming Chiyaan Vikram's 60th film. Tentatively called Chiyaan 60, this film also features Vikram's son Dhruv Vikram in the other lead role. Karthik Subbaraj says that the script of this film is still in the initial stages.
Speaking in a recent interview, Karthik Subbaraj said that he is still working on the script and it will take some time to finish it. On the flip side, Vikram is also busy with films like Cobra and Ponniyin Selvan. Thus, Subbaraj has some time to work on the script. The director revealed that he always had Vikram and Dhruv in mind right from the moment he decided to make this film. Chiyaan 60 announcement excited many Vikram fans. It is the first film in the combination of both Vikram and Subbaraj. It is also the first film in the combination of Vikram and Dhruv. The tinsel tow buzz states that the shoot of this movie will go on the floors by the end of this year.
Karthik Subbaraj's latest production venture Penguin will have a digital release this Friday. This mystery thriller will have its premiere on Amazon Prime Video. On the other side, he is also supervising the post-production works of his upcoming release Jagame Thandhiram. This movie stars Dhanush in the lead role. It will hit the screens later this year.