Vijay's Thalapathy 64 has been titled Master
By Avinash Pandian | Galatta | 04:59 PM
After an expectant wait, Vijay's fans can rejoice! As promised by the Thalapathy 64 team, the first look of the movie has been released at 5:00 pm. This highly anticipated movie has been titled Master! The exciting poster only raises the expectations for the movie and now fans just cannot wait for more updates and details about this movie! Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and produced by Xavier Britto under his XB Film Creators banner, this movie is coming on the back of massive successes for both the director and Vijay in Kaithi and Bigil, respectively! Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi, Malavika Mohanan, Andrea Jeremiah, Shanthnu, Arjun Das, Sriman, Sanjeev, Srinath, Ramya Subramaniam, Gouri Kishan, Ramesh Thilak and Lintu Rony are all a part of this movie's cast. This movie's makers are planning to release it in the summer of 2020, sometime in April.
Rockstar Anirudh is the man scoring the music for Master while the Kaithi cinematographer Sathyan Sooryan and editor Philomin Raj make up the core of the technical team! The first look of Master released just now but is already breaking the internet and is sure to begin trending soon. This amazing buzz is sure to continue building and reach phenomenal proportions by the time the movie releases. Keep watching this space for all the updates as and when they happen! Check out the first look poster here:
Vijay's character in Thalapathy 64 to be James Durairaj? Lokesh Kanagaraj Vijay Sethupathi
By MKV | Galatta | 01:03 PM
The Bigil fever has not even subsided yet but Thalapathy Vijay fans are already high on his next project Thalapathy 64, which is progressing at a rapid pace! This movie, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram and Kaithi fame, is being bankrolled by Xavier Britto under his XB Film Creators banner! The movie has been creating quite a buzz with every passing day and today is a milestone day with the First Look of the movie being planned for release by 5:00 pm. While fans are eagerly waiting for this, speculations are flying fast and thick about this movie's title and the name of Vijay's character in it.
There are heavy rumours that Vijay's character might be named James Durairaj or JD in short and this could also be the possible title for Thalapathy 64. Some speculations are that this movie might be titled Vaathiyar, as Vijay is reportedly playing the role of a professor in this movie. However the speculations may run regarding Thalapathy 64's title, they would all be put to rest when the first look releases today! The cast of this movie is very huge with Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi, Malavika Mohanan, Shanthnu, Andrea Jeremiah, Sriman, Prem, Srinath, Ramya Subramaniam, Ramesh Thilak, Lintu Rony and a number of others.
Rockstar Anirudh is scoring the music for Thalapathy 64 while Sathyan Sooryan is handling the cinematography and Philomin Raj taking care of the editing. Thalapathy 64 is aiming for a release in the summer of 2020. There are also a lot of speculations over which director Vijay would associate with for his next project. Thalapathy fans, gear up to catch the first look of Thalapathy 64 in a few hours...
Vijay's Thalapathy 64 second look will not release on New year's day
By Galatta | 02:11 PM
Thalapathy Vijay who is still basking in the success of his Diwali blockbuster Bigil is already shooting in full swing for his next movie. This new movie, which is going by the working title Thalapathy 64, is directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj of Kaithi fame. The banner behind this project is Xavier Britto's XB Film Creators. The movie went on floors only recently but is already progressing very briskly, as the team has been shooting very fast. They recently completed a hectic eventful schedule in Shimoga district of Karnataka. The shoot is likely to resume in Chennai in the first week of January 2020.
Tomorrow is a big day for all Vijay fans as it marks the first look release date of Thalapathy 64. The production house will officially reveal the title and first look of this Vijay film tomorrow. There are speculations doing rounds that 2 first looks will be out, one at 5 PM as announced by the producers and the other poster will be out by 12 midnight (Jan 1st) as a new year gift. When we checked with our sources close to the team, they denied saying that there is no plan to release a second poster from Thalapathy 64 for New Year.
Thalapathy 64 will also see Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi acting alongside Vijay for the first time. Petta fame Malavika Mohanan has been roped in as the heroine and the ensemble cast of this movie includes Shanthnu, Arjun Das, Andreah, Sriman, Sanjeev, Srinath, Gouri Kishan, Lintu Rony, Brigida and Prem, among others. Rockstar Anirudh is scoring the music while Sathyan Sooryan is handling the camera and Philomin Raj is taking care of the editing. The movie is progressing rapidly and is expected to hit the screens in April, 2020!
Stay tuned for the first look poster of Thalapathy 64!!!
OFFICIAL: Thalapathy 64 first look release date | Vijay | Vijay Sethupathi | Lokesh Kanagaraj
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 06:07 PM
Actor Vijay’s upcoming film, Thalapathy 64, under director Lokesh Kanagaraj is well into its third schedule at Shimoga in Karnataka and is set to be a long one after beginning earlier this month and is expected to be completed by mid-January 2020. Being produced by Vijay's close relative, Xavier Britto under the XB Film Creators banner and featuring music by Anirudh Ravichander, the makers have now officially announced that the much-anticipated Thalapathy 64 first look will be unveiled on December 31 at 5PM in light of the New Year 2020 celebrations. Check out the announcement poster below:
Gearing up for a thunderous summer 2020 release across the world, Thalapathy 64 has fans everywhere excited for its main cast apart from Vijay which also includes ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi, Malavika Mohanan playing the female lead followed by Kaithi villain Arjun Das, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, 96 fame Gouri Kishan among others in major starring roles.
Fans have massive expectations for Thalapathy 64 as the film has Vijay teaming up with director Lokesh Kanagaraj for the first ever time considering the young filmmaker has made heads turn across the Tamil film industry after his back-to-back successes with his Maanagaram and Kaithi.
One more young talented actor joins Thalapathy 64 - official announcement here!
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 10:44 AM
Thalapathy 64 is easily one of the most anticipated films of 2020 and the fans are eagerly waiting to see a glimpse of the film in the next few weeks through a first look or motion poster. Starring Thalapathy Vijay and Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi in the lead roles, the film is directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram and Kaithi fame. The film had excited the fans and film buffs ever since its announcement because of the freshness in the combination of Vijay and Lokesh Kanagaraj.
This action drama features Malavika Mohanan as the female lead, while the supporting cast includes a lot of names including Shanthnu Bhagyaraj, Arjun Das, Nassar, Gouri Kishan, Ramya Subramaniam, Sanjeev, Prem Kumar, Srinath, and others. This already star-studded film has now got one more actor into the list and the news came out last night. Actor Lallu who is known for his role in Gautham Karthik’s Rangoon and Vijay’s Sarkar is the latest person to join the star cast of Thalapathy 64.
Interestingly, Lallu was part of Lokesh’s previous directorial venture, Kaithi, in which he played one among the four boys who get trapped inside the police station. Lallu took to his Facebook page to announce the news and he sounded very happy. Being an ardent fan of Thalapathy and getting the fortunate opportunity of working with him for the second time, this must definitely be a cherishable experience for Lallu. Thalapathy 64 is scheduled to hit the screens on April 9, 2020.
Vijay Sethupathi's plans in Thalapathy 64 revealed - check it out!
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:31 PM
A film that has created massive curiosity ever since it rolled into production in October, Thalapathy 64, Vijay’s next is being directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. Speculated to be an intense and gritty action thriller on the lines of Lokesh Kanagaraj’s previous two films, Maanagaram and Kaithi, the upcoming Thalapathy 64 has an additional major highlight in the form of 'Makkal Selvan' Vijay Sethupathi, who is starring alongside yet another superstar with a massive fan following as Vijay after headlining the second lead role in Rajinikanth's Petta, earlier this year.
So far, two important schedules on Thalapathy 64 have been wrapped up with the third leg of filming currently taking place at Shimoga in Karnataka with Vijay and a host of supporting artists as well participating. Now, it has been revealed that Vijay Sethupathi has already finished his initial portions and will be joining the Thalapathy 64 team for the next schedule in Chennai, which is expected to begin on January 2, 2020.
Announced to come out in theatres as a summer 2020 release, Thalapathy 64 being produced by Vijay's close relative, Xavier Britto, under the XB Film Creators banner and featuring music by Anirudh Ravichander also includes in its huge star cast notable names like Malavika Mohanan as the female lead followed by Kaithi villain Arjun Das, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, 96 fame Gouri Kishan in major starring roles.
WOW: Look who has joined Thalapathy 64 now! Semma treat for fans!
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 04:22 PM
The shooting of Thalapathy 64 is right now happening at Shimoga in Karnataka with Thalapathy Vijay and other actors. Thousands of fans are daily gathered outside the hotel where Vijay is staying and we have been seeing videos constantly on social media. Early this morning, actor Sanjeev Kumar took to his Twitter space to share a new picture from the shooting spot of Thalapathy 64, alongside an update that he has joined this Shimoga schedule. Other actors like Shanthnu Bhagyaraj, Srinath, Nagendra Prasad, and Prem Kumar were also seen in the photo.
One more update has now come up on social media and this one looks quite interesting. It looks like the team of Thalapathy 64 are shooting a song sequence in Shimoga as dance choreographer Sathish Krishnan was spotted along with Shanthnu in a recent picture from the sets of the Vijay starrer. Shanthnu posted an Instagram story along with dancer Sathish and this was enough for the fans to confirm the dance master’s presence in the film. Details about the song is not yet known, but it looks like Sathish will choreograph this song.
Sathish is known for his energetic and fast-paced steps and it is going to be a treat to witness Thalapathy dance in his choreography. It will be nothing short of a visual treat for the fans. Directed by Maanagaram and Kaithi fame Lokesh Kanagaraj, Thalapathy 64 has music by Anirudh Ravichander and features Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi and Malavika Mohanan as the other leads.
Vijay's Thalapathy 64 streaming rights acquired by this leading player
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 03:51 PM
Actor Vijay’s upcoming film, Thalapathy 64, being directed by Maanagaram and Kaithi fame Lokesh Kanagaraj had been announced to be a summer 2020 release. As of now, it is said that the film will most likely be coming out on April 9, 2020 with Anirudh Ravichander scoring the music for a Vijay film after delivering chart-buster numbers in the 2014 blockbuster, Kaththi. With a short new schedule currently being filmed at Chennai after the second leg of shoot wrapped up a few days back in Delhi, it has now been revealed that the Thalapathy 64 streaming rights have been acquired by Amazon Prime for a mind-boggling price. This is indeed a huge news considering less than half of the portions have been shot till date and is the next big announcement about the film in less than a week's time after its satellite rights were bagged by broadcasting giant, Sun TV.
Being produced by Vijay’s close relative, Xavier Britto, under the XB Film Creators banner, Thalapathy 64 also has ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi in its star cast. With the ongoing short schedule in Chennai expected to get wrapped soon, it is believed Vijay Sethupathi and Kaithi villain will join the next leg of filming at Shimoga district in Karnataka. Malavika Mohanan plays the female lead in Thalapathy 64 followed by Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, 96 actress Gouri G. Kishan, popular VJ Ramya Subramanian among others being cast in major supporting roles.
"Vaa machi...": Kaithi actor's emotional statement about Thalapathy 64 director
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 12:49 PM
One of the most anticipated films in recent times, Vijay’s Thalapathy 64 being directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj of Maanagaram and the recently-released blockbuster, Kaithi, was announced for a summer 2020 theatrical release. Being produced by Vijay’s close relative, Xavier Britto, under the XB Film Creators banner, the team had recently made a major casting change in the form of Malayalam actor Antony Varghese of Angamaly Diaries and Jallikattu fame being replaced by Kaithi antagonist, Arjun Das. Now, Arjun Das has taken to his social networking pages to pen a heart-warming detailed note in which he goes on to express his gratitude to Vijay, director Lokesh Kanagaraj, producer Xavier Britto and line producers Lalit Kumar and Jagadish for casting him in Thalapathy 64. Check out his statement below:
Arjun Das left fans everywhere mighty impressed with his performance as the drug-peddling gangster Anbu in Kaithi and many being stunned by his raw and thick baritone voice. Post his impressive act as the villain in Kaithi, fans have been raving about his inclusion in Thalapathy 64, which recently wrapped up its second schedule. It is believed that ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi is expected to begin filming his portions for Thalapathy 64 next with Arjun Das also set to come on board for the third schedule as well. As of now, it is unknown whether Arjun will be playing the antagonist or one among the many villains as being speculated by fans and will be known only when the Thalapathy 64 teaser or trailer is released. Anirudh Ravichander is scoring the music while Malavika Mohanan plays the female lead followed by Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, 96 actress Gouri G. Kishan, popular VJ Ramya Subramanian among others being cast in major supporting roles.
Massive Thalapathy 64 announcement - check out the video!
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 10:58 AM
Vijay’s upcoming Thalapathy 64 is easily one of the most awaited films now in development and is gearing up for a massive summer 2020 worldwide theatrical release. Kaithi director Lokesh Kanagaraj is directing the film touted to be an intense action venture with music by Anirudh Ravichander. With the second schedule wrapped up earlier this week, the team is all set to head to Shimoga district in Karnataka for the next schedule, which is expected to go on for well over a month from December 1 to January 18, 2020. In the meantime, broadcasting giant, Sun TV, announced on their social networking pages that they have acquired the satellite rights of Thalapathy 64, which is being produced by Vijay’s close relative, Xavier Britto, under the XB Film Creators banner. Check out Sun TV’s announcement below:
— Sun TV (@SunTV) November 29, 2019
Ever since Thalapathy 64 went into production last month, expectations shot up to greater heights after it was revealed that ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi too has been roped in to play a major role alongside Vijay. With the next schedule set to be shot in Shimoga district, it is believed Vijay Sethupathi and Malayalam sensation Antony Varghese of Angamaly Diaries and Jallikattu fame will finally begin filming their portions. Apart from Vijay, Vijay Sethupathi and Antony Varghese, Thalapathy 64 includes actress Malavika Mohanan as the female lead followed by Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, 96 fame Gouri G. Kishan, Sriman, Ramya Subramanian, Sriman, Prem Kumar among others in supporting roles.