SJ Suryah's big statement about Ajith's Thala 60 is here
A project that has raised massive curiosity with nothing beyond the director and production house revealed so far, Ajith’s Thala 60 was announced earlier this year to be an April 2020 release. To be directed by H. Vinoth of Sathuranga Vettai, Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru and the much-awaited upcoming Nerkonda Paarvai fame, there have been reports of late stating SJ Suryah was being eyed by producer Boney Kapoor to be part of the venture, which the acclaimed filmmaker turned actor has now denied in an official statement on his Twitter page. He tweeted out saying the rumors and reports that are being spread across the media and social networking forums are all false while adding he has great respect for actor Ajith and the late actress Sridevi Boney Kapoor.
SJ Suryah’s name first started doing the rounds for Ajith’s Thala 60 when producer Boney Kapoor met the hit director and actor to talk about his latest release, Monster. Details regarding their meeting was revealed by SJ Suryah himself during a phone conversation where he stated that Boney Kapoor is yet to watch Monster and would give him his feedback soon. He further added that the Nerkonda Paarvai producer had also bankrolled the remake of his Vijay and Jyothika starrer blockbuster, Kushi, in Hindi titled Khushi, which had Fardeen Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead roles.
SJ Suryah's upcoming projects include two long-delayed ventures starting with ace filmmaker's much-awaited romantic horror film, Nenjam Marappathillai followed by Maya fame Ashwin Saravanan's Iravaakaalam with production on his Uyarndha Manithan alongside iconic Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan currently underway.
As of now, not much is known about Thala 60 other than the fact that it will be an out-and-out action film. All eyes are now set on Ajith’s Nerkonda Paarvai coming out in theatres on August 10 with the film’s first look post released a while back going on to receive an electrifying response from fans everywhere. An official remake of the smash hit Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu starrer in Hindi, Pink, the upcoming Tamil film includes a huge ensemble cast featuring names like Vidya Balan, Shraddha Srinath, Arjun Chidambaram, Abirami Venkatachalam, Andrea Tariang, Adhik Ravichandran, Ashwin Rao, Rangaraj Pandey, KK Menon, Kalki Koechlin among others with music by Yuvan Shankar Raja.