It's official! Vijay Sethupathi joins Rajinikanth in Karthik Subbaraj's next

Lawrence Kim
April 26, 2018

This is the first time that Vijay Sethupathi will share screen space with Rajini, but he has worked with Karthik Subbaraj on Pizza, Iraivi, Bench Talkies and numerous director's short films.

Announcing the news, Sun Pictures tweeted, "We are happy to announce that for the first time, Vijay Sethupathi will be acting with Superstar Rajini in #SuperstarWithSunPictures".

The official announcement regarding the same has been made through the Twitter account of Sun Pictures. "However, I can not reveal if he will be playing the villain character".

Vijay Sethupathi is one of the best actors in the Tamil film industry.

Sources say that he would be playing baddie to Rajinikanth.

Talking about Vijay Sethupathi, the actor is now shooting for Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vanam. The Rajinikanth project will take Sethupathi's film count to nine for this year alone. While Kaala has been slated for June 7th release, 2.0 has been announced for Diwali release.

Interestingly, director Karthik Subbaraj recently revealed that his 2014 film Jigarthanda helped him fulfil his dream of working with Rajinikanth. The young director shot to fame with Pizza, a horror film which also gave Vijay great acclaim.

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