Rashmika to play heroine in Vijay’s 64th venture

Rashmika Mandhana, a popular name in Tollywood, has been reportedly been approached to play Vijay’s heroine in his 64th venture.

Rashmika is currently part of Karthi starrer Sultan. To be helmed by Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram fame, the movie would go on floors soon.

Anirudh Ravichander will score music. The film is likely to be produced by BV Combines which made films like Rasigan and Senthoorapandi with Vijay.

Meanwhile, Vijay63, directed by Atlee, is fast nearing completion. Bankrolled by AGS Entertainments, the movie has music by A R Rahman. A sports-drama, the movie features Vijay in the role of a football coach. Nayanthara is the heroine. Yogi Babu, Indhuja, Kathir, Soundararaja form part of the cast. Vijay and Atlee come together after hits in Theri and Mersal.

NT Bureau