The latest buzz in K’town is that Vijay’s character name in his upcoming film tentatively titled Vijay 63 with director Atlee is Michael. Sources also say that the actor will be playing the titular role.
“The character of Michael hails from North Chennai and he plays a coach in the film.”.Produced by AGS Entertainment, Nayanthara plays Vijay’s pair in the film which also has Kathir, Yogi Babu, and Vivek in pivotal characters. The actress will join the sets of Vijay 63 in the second schedule.
The first schedule of the film is currently progressing at a brisk pace in a huge set in Chennai. Touted to be a sports film with no politically charged dialogues, the film is scheduled to hit the screens for Deepavali this year. The film has its music by AR Rahman. Earlier this week, Rahman had said that Vijay 63’s music will be the first of its kind for a south film. “I had previously scored music on the same lines for a Hollywood film,” the Oscar-winning composer had said.