The past few days have been spectacular ‘Thalapathy’ Vijay fans everywhere with groundbreaking announcements for Sarkar coming one after another.


Thalapathy Vijay in Sarkar second look poster

Slated for a grand release this Diwali in November with music by A. R. Rahman under the Sun Pictures banner, Sarkar marks director A. R. Murugadoss’s third time association with Vijay.


Thalapathy Vijay in Sarkar

That said, today happens to be A. R. Murugadoss’s birthday and the director has been receiving wishes from all corners including Sarkar lyricist Vivek, who took to Twitter to convey his regards as well as thank the director for the opportunity to be part of the action political drama. 

Vijay fans are an ecstatic lot post the release of the first single track from Sarkar titled “Simtaangaran” with the lyric video on YouTube crossing over 4.5 million views up until now.

Featuring Keerthy Suresh as the female lead, Sarkar will also include Livingston playing her father and Yogi Babu for the comedic relief.


Thalapathy Vijay and Keerthy Suresh in Sarkar

Furthermore, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar has a vital role with veterans Radh Ravi and Pala. Karuppiah as the antagonists.


Varalaxmi Sarathkumar and Thalapathy Vijay in Sarkar