The US theatrical rights of ‘Thalapathy' Vijay’s Mersal have been bought by ATMUS Entertainment in association with US Tamil LLC for a huge price, which is a record for a non-Rajini Tamil film.
It is worth mentioning here that the team had launched the audio only last month and they not even unveiled the teaser but the US rights have been sold from API Films, the overseas distributor of Mersal.
Produced by Sri Thenandal Films, the first look teaser of Mersal is getting ready and the makers are only looking for the right date. Atlee of Theri fame is directing Mersal, the film also has an ensemble of actors including Samantha, Kajal, Nithya Menon, SJ Suryah, Vadivelu, Sathyaraj, Sathyan and Kovai Sarala.
Rahman is composing the music for the film and newcomer GK Vishnu handles the cinematography. Mersal will be a grand Diwali release.