Actor Vijay Sethupathi is relied upon to assume a key-role in the Hindi remake of the Lokesh Kanagaraj-directorial Maanagaram. The Hindi remake of the film will be directed by Santosh Sivan and Vikrant Massey will play the lead role in the remake.
According to most recent reports, Vijay Sethupathi’s role in the Hindi version was even a part of the original film in Tamil which had Sundeep Kishan and Sri in lead roles. Maanagaram in Tamil is a story that unfolds in a single night in Chennai. The remake likewise stars Sanjay Mishra in a significant role.
This will be Vijay Sethupathi’s second excursion in Hindi. He played a key role in Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha, the Indian remake of Forrest Gump. Aside from this, Vijay Sethupathi has a handful of projects in his kitty. Prior this week, a new poster of Muthiah Muralidaran was released which affirmed that Vijay Sethupathi will play the legendary Sri Lankan spinner.
Muthiah Muralidaran should go on the floors last December. In any case, it was delayed for no good reason. On being signed for the project, Sethupathi, in an announcement, stated: “I am happy to be associated with the Muthiah Muralitharan biopic; he is an iconic sportsman of Tamil origin and someone who’s made his mark across the world. Portraying the role of Murali is going to be a challenge for me and I’m looking forward to it. I’m delighted that Murali himself will be closely involved with the project and guiding me on the cricketing aspects. I am thankful to both Murali and the producers for the faith bestowed on me.” The film will be made in Tamil and released in numerous different languages.
Vijay Sethupathi is as of now shooting for SP Jananathan’s Laabam, which likewise stars Shruti Haasan. Recently found in an extended appearance in Ka Pae Ranasingam, which had its debut on ZeePlex a week ago, Vijay Sethupathi additionally has projects, for example, Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kadhal with Vignesh Shivn, Master with Lokesh Kanagaraj and Pushpa with Sukumar among others in the pipeline.
Vijay Sethupathi is at present shooting for Jana Gana Mana directed by Deepak Sundarrajan, son of veteran actor and director Sundarrajan. Deepak was a partner of notable director AL Vijay. The film will have Tapsee Pannu as the leading woman and Vijay Sethupathi will be found in a special role in the film.
Meanwhile, he anticipates the release of Master, featuring actor Vijay. Vijay Sethupathi plays the main rival in Master. Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, it is an action-thriller produced by Xavier Britto under the banner XB Film Creators. The soundtrack is made by Anirudh Ravichander, while cinematography is by Sathyan Sooryan and editing is by Philomin Raj.
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