Samantha starts shooting for 'Thalapathy 61'

Last Updated: Mon, Jun 05, 2017 10:07 hrs

Samantha Ruth Prabhu has commenced shooting for Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s yet-untitled action entertainer with director Atlee in Chennai. The team has already completed portions involving the film’s other two heroines—Nithya Menon and Kajal Aggarwal in Rajasthan and Europe respectively.

Vijay will be seen playing triple roles in the film that his three looks will be a treat for his ardent fans. On Sunday, the entire team including Atlee, Vijay, and Samantha celebrated their producer Murali Ramasamy's birthday and then, wrapped up the shoot.

The latest update we hear is that comedy sensation Yogi Babu has also joined the team, which also has Vadivelu, Kovai Sarala, SJ Suryah and Sathyan in important roles.

AR Rahman is composing the music for the film, which is scheduled to release this Diwali.