It is widely known Thalapathy Vijay will be collaborating with director Atlee for the third time post the tremendous success of back to back films, 'Theri' and 'Mersal'. The duo is all set to rock the screens once again this year. The project was officially launched a few months back and the fans are pumping with craze over this massive project. The film is touted to have a sports angle to it along with the mass family entertainer factor.

While the fans have been frantically waiting for an update from the film, it is now officially time to further boost the expectations mounted over this big project. It is now officially stated that critically acclaimed actor from Pariyerum Perumal, fame Kathir has been cast to play a crucial role in this biggie! It is the first time the actor is joining hands with Thalapathy Vijay and director Atlee! With renowned talents coming together, looks like the film is shaping out pretty well! 

This big-budget action entertainer will be funded by Kalpathi S Agoram, Kalpathi S Suresh & Kalpathi S Ganesh's AGS Entertainment and the music is scored by AR Rahaman. Thalapathy 63 is still in its pre-production stages and the principal photography is likely to begin this month and is planned for a Diwali release. Will this mark as the combo's hattrick? Stay tuned to know more!