Former Indian football captain IM Vijayan on board for 'Bigil'

Last Updated: Sat, Jul 13, 2019 17:02 hrs

IM Vijayan, the former Indian football team captain has also appeared in a few Tamil films like Komban and Thimiru. The latest update is that Atlee has roped in Vijayan to play a pivotal role in his upcoming football-based action entertainer ‘Bigil’ starring Thalapathy Vijay in a dual role. Sources say that Vijayan will be seen sharing screen space with the dad Vijay.

Produced by AGS Entertainment, director Atlee is currently busy shooting the intro action scene of Vijay in the film at the iconic Binny Mills. The magnum opus sports action entertainer also has Nayanthara, Yogi Babu, Vivek, Jackie Shroff, Kathir, Indhuja, Rebba Monica, Varsha, and Daniel Balaji in pivotal characters.

Rahman is composing the music for the film and GK Vishnu cranks the camera. ‘Bigil’ is all set to release in Tamil and Telugu on Diwali 2019.