Thala Ajith's Valimai is one of the most anticipated films of this year that has got huge expectations among the fans. For the last few months, the fans have been requesting an update from the team of Valimai and the 'Valimai Update' tag became a trending topic on social media. After a long and patient wait, the makers have now finally made their first big announcement and it has gone viral among the fans. It has been revealed that the first look poster of Valimai will be officially released on May 1, which happens to be Ajith's birthday. Ajith will be celebrating his 50th birthday, this year and to make the day special and memorable, the makers will unveil the first look poster of Valimai.

Along with the first look, the makers will also kickstart the online promotions for the film from May 1. The update was shared by producer Boney Kapoor who took to his Twitter page and wrote, "The first look and the promotions of #Valimai will be initiated from May 1st on the occasion of Mr #AjithKumar's 50th birthday #AK50". This news has come as a big sigh of relief for Ajith fans who were waiting for some sort of an update from the team. When the first look poster of Valimai releases on May 1, it will give us a glimpse of Thala Ajith's character in the film. Valimai is touted to be an action drama that will have some high octane action sequences performed by Ajith.

Directed by H Vinoth of Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru and Nerkonda Paarvai fame, the film has music scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja. The motion poster of Valimai is also expected to release on the same day. It can be noted that Yuvan Shankar Raja, in one of his recent interviews, had said that he is working on the music of Valimai's motion poster. The film's cinematography is handled by Nirav Shah. Ajith will be seen as a police officer in this film and it is expected to showcase him in a stylish avatar. Kaala sensation Huma Qureshi plays the female lead, while popular Telugu actor Kartikeya will be seen as the key antagonist.

Produced by Boney Kapoor's Bayview Projects LLP, the film's star cast also includes Yogi Babu, Raj Ayyappa, and others. For now, check out producer Boney Kapoor's trending announcement about the release of Valimai first look here: