Ajith's 50th golden jubilee film, Venkat Prabhu directed Mankatha's second schedule is to start in a Chennai studio from today (Dec 6).
A huge set has been put up and important scenes are likely to be canned during this schedule.
Venkat Prabhu has roped in 'Action King' Arjun to play a pivotal role in the film, which was earlier to be done by Nagarjuna.
Mankatha, a mult-starrer has now Ajith, Arjun, Ganesh Venkatram, Trisha, Lakshmi Rai, Sneha, Vedhika, Manchu Manoj and Premji Amaran.
The first schedule of the film took place last month in Bangkok.
The title song of the film composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja âVilayadu Mankathaâ was shot there featuring Ajith , Lakshmi Rai and some foreigners.
Mankatha produced by Dhyanidhi Alagiri's Cloud Nine is likely to be the big summer release on May 1, 2011 which also happens to be Ajith's birthday.