After months of speculation, it has finally been confirmed that Atlee will be directing Vijay’s 61st film.
This was announced by production house Sri Thenandal Films, which has stated that it would be bankrolling the project.
In a recent media interaction, Hema Rukmani of Thenandal Films had said, “The combination of Atlee and Vijay has worked out well till now. We hope to recreate the Theri magic again”.
Nayantara and Kajal Agarwal are in talks to play the female lead, it is learnt.
It may be noted that the actor and director had earlier worked in ‘Theri’, which turned out to be a blockbuster.