Reliable sources say that Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff will be seen playing the money minded President of the football association in the upcoming magnum opus sports entertainer of Thalapathy Vijay.
Directed by Atlee of ‘Mersal’ and ‘Theri’ fame, Vijay plays a football coach who guides an underprivileged women team to march towards victory. Nayanthara plays Vijay’s pair in the film which also has Kathir, Vivek, Indhuja, and Yogi Babu in pivotal roles.
Produced by AGS Entertainment, Atlee retained his Mersal composer AR Rahman and cinematographer GK Vishnu for the untitled film. We hear that the first look poster and the title of the film will be unveiled on June 22 for Vijay’s birthday.
The producers have already announced that the film will hit the screens for Diwali 2019.