Even before the release of Vijay's upcoming film Theri, the superstar is making news for his upcoming film, Thalapathy 60, the shooting for which will start today.
It is also touted as Ilayathalapathy’s 60th film.
The Thuppakki actor took to his Facebook page to publish the news with a pic.
The Tamil superstar stated:
#Thalapathy60 Shooting Starts From Today.
The news has gone viral on all social media with the hashtag #Thalapathy60 on Twitter.
Thalapathy 60 will be directed by Bharathan, who penned the script for Vijay’s 2004 hit film Ghilli. He has earlier directed Vijay in his first dual role movie Azhagiya Tamil Magan.
The makers have roped in Malayalam actress Keerthy Suresh to star opposite Vijay in Thalapathy60. The actress made her Kollywood debut early this year with the Sivakarthikeyan starrer Rajini Murugan. The music for the film will be composed by Santhosh Narayanan.
-- Text By Sree Prasad Nair