Ilayathalapathy’s ‘Vijay 61’ Movie Specials
The renowned screenwriter Vijayendra Prasad of ‘Baahubali’ and ‘Naan E’ fame has doctored the script of ‘Vijay 61’ directed by Atlee and produced by Sri Thenandal Films. Apart from this there are more than a few amazing sentimental facts in the cast and crew.
Vijay is costarring with Samantha for the third time after ‘Kaththi’ and ‘Theri’ and similarly with Kajal Agarwal after ‘Thuppakki’ and ‘Jilla’. Sathyaraj is in a Vijay movie for the third time after ‘Nanban’ and ‘Thalaivaa’ and so has S. J. Suriya who has directed Vijay in ‘Kushi’ and acted with him in ‘Nanban’.
A. R. Rahman is combining with Vijay for the third time after ‘Udhaya’ and ‘Azhagiya Tamizh Magan’. ‘Director Atlee too is working with Vijay for the third time after ‘Theri’ and ‘Nanban’ in which he was an AD and similarly editor Ruben was an assistant editor in ‘ATM’ and made the cuts for ‘Theri’ Well that is too much of “3’ sentiments in one film and we have not even mentioned the presence of the comic trio Vadivelu, Kovai Sarala and Sathyan.
The first schedule of Ilayathalapathy’s ‘Vijay 61’ will end in a few day in ECR after which the second schedule will begin from the first week of March. Sources reveal that art director T. Muthuraj has created sets resembling the 80s and this is where most of the next schedule, including a song will be shot.
Director Atlee and writer Vijayendra Prasad have written an interesting flash back portions happening in the 1980s and Vijay and Nithya Menen too will don getups of the period. ‘Vijay 61’ has an ensemble cast that includes, Samantha, Kajal Agarwal, Sathyaraj, Sathyan, S. J Suriya, Kovai Sarala and Vadivelu. A. Rahman is the music director while Sri Thenandal Films are producing with a mega budget.