Even as Master is waiting for a theatrical release, Thalapathy Vijay has finalised his 65th film. Popularly known as Thalapathy 65, the film will be directed by Nelson Dilipkumar of Kolamaavu Kokila fame. Sun Pictures, the production house announced about the film on Twitter with a small video. The official announcement went viral on social media.
THALAPATHY VIJAY JOIN HANDS WITH NELSON
Thalapathy 65 is one of the most hyped films already. Earlier, it was reported that AR Murugadoss has been roped in to direct the film. EVEN Murugadoss almost confirmed it, he had to opt out of the film due to creative dif
Now, Nelson Dilipkumar, who made his directorial debut with Nayanthara in Kolamaavu Kokila, has been signed on for Thalapathy 65. Sun Pictures, who is producing Rajinikanth’s Annaatthe, will be bankrolling this venture. Anirudh Ravichander will be composing the music for the film.
Sharing the video, Sun Pictures wrote, “We are happy to announce Thalapathy
@actorvijay’s #Thalapathy65bySunPictures directed by @nelsondilpkumar and music by
@anirudhofficial #Thalapathy65 (sic).”
Here’s the post:
We are happy to announce Thalapathy @actorvijay ’s #Thalapathy65bySunPictures directed by @nelsondilpkumar and music by @anirudhofficial #Thalapathy65 pic.twitter.com/7Gxg1uwy22— Sun Pictures (@sunpictures) December 10, 2020
WHEN WILL THALAPATHY 65 BEGIN?
Currently, Vijay is waiting for the release of director Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Master. The film, produced by Xavier Britto, is expected to release on January 13, one day ahead of Pongal in theatres.
Meanwhile, Nelson Dilipkumar is busy directing actor Sivakarthikeyan in Doctor. The film is in the last phase of shooting and is likely to be wrapped up in the coming weeks. Once Nelson completes Doctor, he will work on the pre-production of Thalapathy 65
According to reports, the shooting of Thalapathy 65 will start in mid-2021. The cast and crew of Thalapathy 65 will be finalised in the coming months.