The shooting of Vijay 62 commenced soon after the festive occasion of Pongal. The first schedule involved a grand song shot in Muthukad, which turned to be an introduction number involving 800 junior artists.
AR Murugadoss coming together with Vijay for the third time after Thuppakki and Kaththi have been putting a huge responsibility to offer something completely phenomenal.
Now the entire team has flown down to Kolkata for a 15-day long schedule and it is expected that it would be taking a break aftermath this. It is worth mentioning that Vijay and AR Murugadoss had some of the initial portions of their previous film ‘Kaththi’ shot in Kolkata.
Now it looks like the land has become their sentimental factor and of course, the story comes first to demand, isn’t it?
Keerthy Suresh is playing the female lead role in this film, which has musical score by AR Rahman.
‘Bigg Boss’ Julie not part of Vijay – AR Murugadoss movie
Over the last couple of days, reports about Julie being part of the project made the rounds on social media.
The team of Thalapathy 62, the upcoming Vijay starrer with AR Murugadoss, has commenced the second schedule in Kolkata where they’re shooting some scenes and an important chase sequence featuring high-octane action.
Popular Telugu stunt choreographer Ram-Lakshman brothers, who are currently working on Bharath Ane Nenu, Rangasthalam and Naa Peru Surya, are overseeing the action in the film. The brothers have joined the sets and will be working on a busy schedule to juggle between the sets of Thalapathy 62 and Naa Peru Surya.
Meanwhile, rumors have emerged that Julie, who rose to fame with Tamil reality show Bigg Boss, has landed a pivotal role in the film. Over the last couple of days, reports about Julie being part of the project made the rounds on social media.
However, sources from the film’s unit have rubbished the reports and have clarified she’s not part of the film. The Kolkata schedule will be soon wrapped up and the team will head back to Chennai to shoot the next schedule. The project marks the second time collaboration of Vijay and Keerthi Suresh after Bairavaa.
All eyes are on Thalapathy 62 as the combination of Vijay and AR. Murugadoss has set the bar very high. Two of Vijay’s best films in recent years have come from Murugadoss and it naturally has built high anticipation around their next project.
It is believed that the project is being planned as a Diwali 2018 release and it might lock horns with Ajith’s Viswasam at the box-office. AR Rahman has been officially signed on for the project, which will mark his reunion with Murugadoss after the Hindi version of Ghajini.
Girish Gangadharan, the young lensman whose recent work includes Kali and Solo, is cranking the camera. National award-winning editor Sreekar Prasad, who has worked with Murugadoss in projects such as Thuppakki and Spyder, is also part of the film.