Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Vijay64 from October

Chennai: Close on the heels of completing Bigil, Vijay will start shooting for his next project, which will be directed by Maanagaram fame Lokesh Kanagaraj. The 64th venture of Vijay will go on floors by the first week of October.

It will be written and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and bankrolled by Xavier Britto. The makers are eyeing for an early 2020 festival release. Cinematography is by Sathyan Sooryan and Anirudh Ravichander will be composing music for this film.

Meanwhile, Bigil is fast nearing completion. Written and directed by Atlee, the film features Nayanthara as heroine. Reba Monica John, Jackie Shroff, Kathir, Daniel Balaji, Vivekh, Yogi Babu, Anand Raj and others appear in crucial roles. Music is by A R Rahman. Bankrolled by AGS Entertainments, the movie would hit the screens for Deepavali.

NT Bureau