Director Bharathiraja is the new addition to the team of Vijay 59, to be directed by Atlee of Raja Rani fame. Deccan Chronicle reported that the director will not be seen in the role of a father, but it would be a pivotal one in the movie. The pre-production work of the film is going on in full swing.
However, the official statement from the Vijay 59 team is still awaited.
Bharathiraja’s emotional performance as a dad in Pandia Naadu was applauded by the audience and critics.
Vijay 59, which has Vijay, Samantha and Amy Jackson, is to be bankrolled by Kalaipuli S Thanu. Comedy actor Vadivelu will be joining hands with Vijay in this untitled film after Kaavalan. It is also reported that Vijay will be donning a cop role.