The grapevine is abuzz that Chimbudeven formerly known as Simbudevan will direct Vijay for his next film, after AR Murgadoss-Ayngaran project.
The producers are PT Selvakumar long time Vijay manager and Shibu of Thameens Films, the star’s regular Kerala distributor.
Chimbu devan is the director of trendsetting fantasy comedy films like Imsai Arasan 23am Pulikesi, Arai Enn 305-il Kadavul and Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam. Now he is all set to make a big budget action fantasy entertainer with Vijay.
The director has just completed Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum with Arulnithi and Bindu Madhavi, and it is awaiting release in February. Vijay heard a one-line story and has asked him to develop it further to a full length script.
The film will be made under the banner of SKT Films and will start rolling some time in July after Vijay completes AR Murgadoss film.