Lokesh Kanagaraj's Thalapathy 64 to go on floors in September this year
Thalapathy 64 is said to start shoot from the second half of September 2019 and aims for a Pongal 2020 release.
Thalapathy 63 is yet to be completed, and we already got our hands on many updates on his next, which is his 64th film. The film is said to go on floors from the second half of September 2019 and is aiming for a Pongal 2020 release. The venture is going to be bankrolled by Xavier Britto, a close relative of Vijay. His daughter Sneha Britto, in 2012, directed Sattam Oru Iruttarai part 2. While there were many contenders to direct the Kaadhalukku Mariyaadhai hero, it was Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram fame who was chosen to take on the mantle.
Our sources close to the development team tell us, “Thalapathy 64 team is all planned to commence shooting from the second week of September by then the hero would be totally free from his earlier film commitments”. Earlier on a fake note on the film was doing the rounds regarding Thalapathy 64 which the team negated. As per the recent update, Anirudh has been brought on board to compose tunes and Sathyan Sooryan will be cranking the lens. Philomin Raj will be the editor. It is expected that the title of the film will be announced before the crew begins shooting.
On the other hand, the shooting of Thalapathy 63 is also reaching the finish line when almost two-thirds of the shooting is done with. Produced by AGS Entertainment and directed by Atlee, Thalapathy 63 will have Vijay
essaying the role of a football coach to Tamil Nadu women’s football team. Nayanthara plays the lady lead with a host of supporting cast members in the form of Indhuja Ravichandran, Vivekh, Reba Monica John, Yogi Babu, and Kathir. Jackie Shroff from Bollywood is playing the antagonist. This film will be a Diwali release in 2019. It is reported that the pre-production work on Thalapathy 64
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