Actress Indhuja of Meyaadha Maan fame has been roped in to play the women football team captain in Thalapathy Vijay’s upcoming film with director Atlee.
The actress is said to have undergone rigorous training to understand the nuances of the football game. In the yet-untitled film, Vijay plays a football coach who leads the underprivileged team to victory.
Besides Indhuja, the film also has Nayanthara playing the romantic interest of Vijay. Kathir plays Vijay’s friend in the film and actors like Daniel Balaji, Jackie Shroff, Vivek, and Yogi Babu will also be seen playing pivotal characters.
Produced by AGS Entertainment, AR Rahman is composing the music for the film and GK Vishnu is cranking the camera. The first look of the film will be out on June 22 for Vijay’s birthday and the theatrical release is likely to be in Diwali day.