Actor Vijay and Atlee’s next venture, popularly known as Vijay 61, has gone on the floors on Wednesday. It is bankrolled by Sri Thenandal Films and the makers are planning to shot the movie in various scenic locations of Chennai, Punjab, US and Europe. Kaushik LM, an industry source confirmed this news, “THALAPATHY61 KICK STARTS#Vijay61 #Thalapathy61 pooja and shoot began today at the Adityaram Studios, Ecr, Panayur, Chennai.”
Three top actresses Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Kajal Aggarwal and Jyothika have been roped to play the female leads. After Kushi and Thirumalai, it is the third time when Vijay is collaborating with Jyothika. The movie also starring Sathyaraj, Vadivelu, SJ Suryah and Sathyan in pivotal roles. The music will be scored by Academy Award winner AR Rahman and the makers are planning to release the movie in mid of the year.