The young and talented Megha Akash has signed her next film in Tamil cinema and the official announcement regarding the same was made yesterday (December 25). Megha Akash has been roped in to play the female lead in Vijay Antony's next, Mazhai Pidikatha Manithan. The film is directed by ace cinematographer turned director Vijay Milton of Goli Soda fame. Produced by Infiniti Film Ventures, the film has a strong supporting cast that includes the likes of Sarath Kumar, Saranya Ponvannan, Murli Sharma, Dhananjaya, Pruthvi Ambaar, and others.

Megha Akash is pairing opposite Vijay Antony for the very first time and their pairing is expected to look refreshing on screen. This new announcement has garnered good attention on social media. The team is currently shooting scenes featuring Vijay Antony at Daman - Diu and the ongoing schedule is expected to come to an end in the next two days. Mazhai Pidikatha Manithan, which is touted to be the sequel of Vijay Antony's Salim, is said to have Captain Vijayakant playing a pivotal role and he is expected to shoot for his portions early next year. Though an official word on the same is yet to be made, the news about Vijayakant's comeback has taken the fans by excitement and people are eagerly looking forward to it.

Apart from writing and directing the film, Vijay Milton is also handling the cinematography of this movie which has songs composed by Vijay Antony and editing by Leo John Paul. Achu Rajamani will be taking care of the background score.

Talking about Megha Akash, the much-loved actress was last seen in the Telugu film, Dear Megha. In Tamil, her last release was Kutty Story, the anthology film that had four short stories directed by Gautham Vasudev Menon, Venkat Prabhu, Vijay, and Nalan Kumarasamy. For now, check out the official announcement on Megha Akash's addition to the star cast of Vijay Antony's Mazhai Pidikatha Manithan here: