After capturing the hearts of the Tamil films buffs with different performance-oriented roles, Vijay Sethupathi is all set foray into the Malayalam film industry. Reports are that he will be sharing the screen space with veteran actor Jayaram in a movie that will be directed by Sajan Kalathil, a well known cinematographer as well.
The project is reported to be in the initial stages and an official word about it will be out soon, we hear from sources. Meanwhile, Vijay Sethupathi is gearing up for the release of Seethakathi on December 20.
The film is directed by Balaji Tharaneetharan of Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kanom fame. Govind Menon is composing the tunes for this flick with Saraskanth TK wielding the camera and R Govindaraj roped in for editing.
Seethakathi is being bankrolled by Sudhan Sundaram, Umesh G, Jayaram and Arun Vaidyanathan under the banner Passion Studios. According to reports, Vijay Sethupathi will be appearing in three get-ups in the film and worked out different looks for each of it. Hollywood technician Kevin Haney has been roped in to design Vijay‚Äôs look in Seethakathi.
Further, Vijay is also expecting the release of the magnum opus Petta, in which he will be seen sharing the screen space with the Superstar Rajinikanth. Petta is directed by Karthik Subburaj and bankrolled by Kalanidhi Maran under his banner Sun Pictures.
The film has Vijay Sethupathi playing an important role and this is the first time he is sharing the screen space with Rajinikanth. In the star cast of this film are Simran, Trisha, Malavika Mohanan, Megha Akash, Bobby Simha and Nawazuddin Siddiqui as well playing important roles.
Anirudh Ravichander is composing the tunes for this gangster actioner with Tirru cranking the camera and Vivek Harshan being in charge of the editing. The rest of the technical crew include Peter Hein from stunt choreography, Suresh Selvarajan for production designing, Kunal Rajan as sound designer, Niharika Khan and Praveen Raja as costume designers, and Baba Bhaskar and Sheriff for dance choreography.
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