A few days before, we had reported that Prabhu Deva will be teaming up with director Santhosh P Jayakumar of Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu fame for a new film. The project is now officially confirmed. Yes! Earlier this morning (July 15), the project was officially launched with a formal pooja and the shooting has also begun. Prabhu Deva has teamed up with Santhosh P Jayakumar for the first time and this film will be produced by S Vinod Kumar under the banner of Mini Studios. Vinod is currently producing the Vishal - Arya starrer, Enemy, directed by Anand Shankar. Santhosh P Jayakumar, who is known for his adult comedy entertainers like Hara Hara Mahadevaki, Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu, Irandam Kuththu, is said to have penned an interesting action script this time for Prabhu Deva.

Bigg Boss Tamil sensation Raiza Wilson and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar would be seen playing the female leads in this film which will be an action-packed entertainer. D Imman will be scoring music for this untitled film which will have cinematography by Ballu. Santhosh P Jayakumar took to his official Twitter page to share the details regarding the film. Santhosh tweeted, "Shooting of my next film starring @PDdancing, @varusarath5 and @raizawilson is being produced by @vinod_offl for #MiniStudio commenced with a pooja today. PS: The film will be a action entertainer @proyuvraaj @immancomposer @Dineshkasi1 @madhankarky".

Prabhu Deva's next release will be Pon Manickavel, which will be a direct OTT release on the Disney Hotstar platform. Pon Manickavel, which is directed by AC Mugil, will feature Prabhu Deva as a police officer. Prabhu Deva has also completed the shooting of Bagheera, which is directed by Adhik Ravichandran of Trisha Illana Nayanthara fame. Bagheera is a psycho thriller film which is expected to showcase Prabhu Deva in a different dimension. For now, check out the official announcement on Prabhu Deva - Santhosh P Jayakumar's new film here: