Vijay,” who was last seen in “Sarkar” directed by “
A R Murugadoss” will be seen next in a sports-based film by
Atlee Kumar under AGS Entertainments banner. The latest information is that
Mani Ratnam, the maverick director has made a call to Vijay to play Vanthiyathevan in his historical Ponniyin Selvan. He is also in talks with
Chiyaan Vikram for Karikalan and “
Silambarasan” for Arulmozhi Varman.
The dream project of Mani Ratnam will kick start if Vijay nods to do the lead role.
Mahesh Babu and Vijay were Mani Ratnam’s choice. With “
Kamal Haasan, the producers were ready to make a film in a massive budget. After Rajini, now Vijay has become a box office King and according to the director, Thalapathy is the second biggest star in the south after Superstar. It is to be noted that the film was about to start with Vijay and Mahesh Babu and was called off before a few days of the shoot. Let us wait and watch, if Vijay nods yes to Mani Ratnam!