Vijay Sethupathi is one of the most loved actors in south Indian film industry. He was last seen on the big screen in Sangathamizhan, which was helmed by Vijay Chander. Vijay Sethupathi is currently waiting for the release of Laabam, which is slated to hit the theaters on 9th September. The movie is directed by SP Jananathan, who passed away earlier in March this year.
The upcoming action and romantic drama marks the second collaboration between director Vijay Sethupathi and SP Jananathan after the film Purampokku Engira Podhuvudamai. Today, director Bobby released the first look poster of Vijay Sethupathi from Laabam during an event. On this occasion, Naveen Yerneni, and Ravi Shankar Y- the producers of Mythri Movie Makers and writer Kona Venkat were present.
Laabam is Vijay Sethupathi’ first movie which will be released simultaneously in both languages. The upcoming film of Vijay Sethupathi and Shruti Haasan will compete with National award winning actress Kangana Ranaut and Arvind Swami starrer much hyped movie Thalaivi, which is scheduled to release on 10th September.
Laabam is a socio-political drama in which Uppena fame actor Vijay Sethupathi plays the role of a social activist, resisting the exploitation of a capitalist, essayed by Jagapathy Babu.