After days of hypothesis, it’s now official! Filmmaker Venkat Prabhu has come on board to direct actor Vijay’s subsequent. Tentatively known as Thalapathy 68, the movie will probably be produced by Kalpathi S Aghoram’s AGS Leisure and may have music scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja.
Vijay’s official Twitter deal with and AGS’s Archana Kalpathi, who serves as a artistic producer within the mission, introduced the information by a brief announcement teaser.
With the announcement, Venkat, who helmed Ajith Kumar’s Mankatha, joins the coveted listing of a handful of administrators who’ve made movies for each Vijay and his rival Ajith Kumar — AR Murugadoss, Vasanth Sai, SJ Suryah, KS Ravikumar, Vikraman, Ezhil, AL Vijay, and Perarasu. Janaki Soundar’s 1995 movie Rajavin Parvaiyile starred each superstars.
Notably, Thalapathy 68, AGS’s twenty fifth manufacturing enterprise, marks their second collaboration with Vijay after 2019’s Bigil. “This will be AGS’s biggest film so far. It’ll be an entertainer that will be loved by all audiences. It will boast the best technicians of global standards,” learn a press release launched by AGS.
The movie can even mark the reunion of Vijay and Yuvan after 2003’s Pudhiya Geethai, which stays their solely collaboration thus far.
Particulars relating to the title, forged, and crew of the movie are but to be introduced. Thalapathy 68 is slated for a launch in 2024.
Venkat Prabhu, recognized for helming superhits like Mankatha, Chennai 28, and Maanaadu, final helmed the Tamil-Telugu bilingual Custody, starring Naga Chaitanya, which launched earlier this month.
Vijay, final seen in Varisu, will probably be seen subsequent in Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Leo, which is ready to hit screens on 19 October this yr.