Nothing is official, but Shruthi Haasan is likely to be the female lead in Thala 56 which will be directed by Siva of Siruthai and Veeram fame.
Sources also say that Santhanam and Anirudh have been confirmed as the comedian and music director. It is said that Thala 56 will be set in Kolkata backdrop and director Siva has already kick started the location hunting.
AM Ratnam who produced Ajith’s Arrambam and Yennai Arindhaal will be producing Thala 56 and an official announcement will be out soon.
Ajith is currently on a break spending time with his newborn baby and family