Director Magizh Thirumeni of 'Thadam' fame is also getting a lot of acting offers these days, thanks to his baritone voice. He also dubbed for Anurag Kashyap in Nayanthara's Imaikkaa Nodigal and currently plays an important role in Vijay Sethupathi's Yaathum Oore Yaavarum Kelir.
The latest update we hear is that Magizh has been approached to play the antagonist in Pa. Ranjith's new film 'Salpeta' with Arya. The shoot of the film has already commenced in Chennai.
Produced by Sree Movies of Korangu Bommai fame, the film is said to be based on the boxing legacy of North Chennai people. Apart from Arya and Magizh Thirumeni, the film also has 'Attakthi' Dinesh in an important role.
Popular writer Prabha of 'Pettai' fame is penning the dialogues of the film along with Ranjith.