Vijay registered a win at the box office this year with director Lokesh Kanagaraj's Master. After waiting for almost 10 months, Master was released in theatres and went on to become one of the highest-grossing films in Kollywood this year so far. Soon after Master's release, Vijay moved on to his next film, which will be directed by Nelson Dilipkumar. On Vijay's birthday, June 22, the makers of the film revealed the title followed by three new posters of the film. The film was titled Beast and the posters garnered everyone's attention. While the first schedule went on floors in Georgia, the second schedule took place in Chennai.
After a brief hiatus, the third schedule of Beast commenced in Chennai on August 2. A few days ago, Pooja Hegde took to social media to share an update from the shooting spot. Now, the latest development is that Malayalam actor Shine Tom Chacko was spotted on a flight to Chennai. A photo of a fan with Shine Tom Chacko went viral on social media. The actor arrived in Chennai yesterday, August 4, and is expected to shoot for Beast anytime soon. Reportedly, he plays the villain in the film. Soon after this schedule, the Beast team will head to Russia for the shoot.