Nithya Menon begins shooting for Thalapathy 61
Nithya Menon has started shooting for Thalapathy 61. Scenes featuring Nithya and Vijay are currently being shot in ECR and surrounding locales.
Initially, Jyothika was approached to play Nithya’s role but due to various reasons, the 36 Vayadhinile actress had opted out of the project.
Sources also say that Ilayathalapathy will be seen sporting multiple looks in the film like Theri. Besides Vijay, the yet-untitled film also has ensemble of star cast Kajal Aggarwal, Samantha, Vadivelu, Sathyaraj, Kovai Sarala and SJ Suryah.
Directed by Atlee, Sri Thenandal Films is bankrolling the film for which AR Rahman is scoring the music.