Thala Ajith is presently busy with the shooting of his upcoming big-budget flick, Valimai. Directed by H Vinoth, this film is produced by Boney Kapoor under his home banner Bayview Projects LLP. Going by the reports, the shooting is progressing at Ramoji Rao Film City in Hyderabad.
Director H Vinoth and his team have been trying to finalize the rest of the cast and crew. Earlier, reports suggested that Nayanthara and Ileana D Cruz are in talks with the team to play the female lead in the film. Now, it looks like the makers have finalized the heroine.
If reports are to be true, actress Yami Gautam who proved her mettle in Vicky Kaushal's Uri: The Surgical Strike and Ayushman Khurrana's Bala, has been roped in as the female lead in Valimai.
Yami Gautam is a known face in Tamil, thanks to the Fair and Lovely advertisement she featured in. Valimai will mark Yami's debut in Kollywood after her two blockbuster hits in Bollywood. An official announcement regarding her inclusion in Valimai will be out soon.