OFFICIAL: This Young Talent Joins Thalapathy 64!
By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 01:09 PM
Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil is doing a phenomenal job at the box office becoming one of the all-time highest grosser in Tamil Cinema. Vijay and Atlee have been receiving praise from all-around for their work and unique attempt. With yet another blockbuster in his pocket, Vijay began his next biggie with director Lokesh Kanagaraj who also tasted success this Diwali with his film Kaithi.
Tentatively called Thalapathy 64, the Lokesh Kanagaraj film is produced by Xavier Britto under the banner of XB Film Creators. The film's music is composed by Anirudh Ravichander, while cinematography and editing are performed by Sathyan Sooryan and Philomin Raj respectively.
Thalapathy 64 has a star-studded cast that includes Vijay Sethupathi, Antony Varghese, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, Malavika Mohanan, Sriman, Sanjeev and many other. Recently, there were reports that the 96 fame Gouri Kishan will also playing an important in Thalapathy 64. And now, the young actress herself has made it official and revealed that she is indeed a part of Thalapathy 64. Gouri Kishan became a favourite for many with her show-stealing performance in her debut hit film 96 and the young talent has now bagged the huge opportunity to work alongside big names like Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi. All the very best little charming Gouri Kishan!
Popular VJ turned actress joins Thalapathy 64 - check out who it is!
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 11:26 AM
A film that is turning out to be one of the biggest in terms of scale and casting, Vijay's Thalapathy 64 is being directed by Kaithi fame Lokesh Kanagaraj. A production venture of Vijay’s close relative, Xavier Britto’s XB Films Creators’ Thalapathy 64 will see composer Anirudh Ravichander scoring the music in light of the summer 2020 worldwide theatrical release plan. With the second schedule on the film being carried out in Delhi over the past few days, popular VJ turned actress Ramya Subaramanian has now joined the Vijay 64 cast in an important supporting role. Check out her tweet regarding her casting below:
Ramya Subramanian has been revealed to be working on Thalapathy 64 for nearly 20 days now and will also be shooting in Chennai once the ongoing schedule is completed. The star has also stated that she considers herself as being lucky as she has hosted audio launches of Vijay’s films in the past with the most recent one being, Bigil, which took place last month. Thalapathy 64 already includes a massive leading star cast apart from Vijay among whom are names like ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi, Petta actress Malavika Mohanan, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj and Antony Varghese of Angamaly Diaries and Jallikattu fame.
Bigil - Singappenney Video | Thalapathy Vijay | Nayanthara | A. R. Rahman
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:35 PM
‘Thalapathy’ Vijay’s third film with director Atlee, Bigil, after their Theri and Mersal has turned out to be a blockbuster and is yet another major box office triumph for the superstar. Produced under the AGS Entertainment banner at a budget of Rs. 180 crores with smash hit music by Academy Award-winning composer A. R. Rahman, a major highlight in the action sports entertainer was the songs among which the first track to be released was ‘Singappenney’. Although the song was initially leaked from Bigil, the makers had then released the audio track officially following which the ‘Singappenney’ video song is now out with special appearances from A. R. Rahman and Atlee.
Sung by A. R. Rahman and Shashaa Tirupati, the ‘Singappenney’ song in Bigil comes as a motivational track at a time during the course of the film when the women’s football team Vijay serves as the coach for is hard at work to win the championship. The song’s lyrical video went on to receive a tremendous response from fans having gotten over 28 million views and the video song too can now be expected to surpass that count in terms of feedback considering the visuals during the theatrical screenings won over everyone.
Check out the ‘Singappenney’ video song below:
GALATTA BREAKING: Details on Vijay's next with Lokesh Kanagaraj after Thalapathy 64
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 06:43 PM
A film that has had fans everywhere excited right from the get go, actor Vijay’s upcoming, Thalapathy 64, under Kaithi director Lokesh Kanagaraj kicked off its second schedule last week in New Delhi with a major leg of filming taking place at the Shri Ram College of Commerce. Expectations have been sky-high for Thalapathy 64 ever since production flagged off last month after a formal pooja considering Vijay is teaming up with a director whom he has never worked with ever before. Lokesh Kanagaraj, who has gone on to prove his mettle as a filmmaker in his 2017 directorial debut, Maanagaram, and the recently-released, Kaithi, is the talk of the town and new reports have been doing the rounds of late stating he and Vijay will be joining hands once again in the future after their ongoing, Thalapathy 64. That said, sources close to us have brushed aside reports of Vijay and Lokesh Kanagaraj teaming up after Thalapathy 64 and revealed that no discussions have been held for another project where the two will collaborate together.
Thalapathy 64 has had a huge hype ever since the film’s additional cast was revealed to include names like ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi, actress Malavika Mohanan, Angamaly Diaries fame Antony Varghese and Shanthanu Bhagyaraj. Being produced by Vijay’s relative, Xavier Britto under the XB Film Creators banner, the film is believed to be an intense action thriller and includes Anirudh Ravichander scoring the music. Furthermore, there are more new names in the cast among whom are Vijay’s close friends, Sanjeev and Srinath, 96 fame Gouri G. Kishan, Sriman in vital supporting roles and fans await a cracker of an entertainer when it comes in theatres as a summer release next year.
GALATTA BREAKING: Thalapathy Vijay - GVM Movie Revived! But With A Big Change!
By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 05:28 PM
One of Kollywood's leading director Gautham Vasudev Menon has been going through some tough times as his movies were facing release issues due to various reasons. But the talented director who kept on fighting is finally getting some positive signs. Vels Film International has made an official announcement today (November 2nd) that GVM's romantic action venture Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta with Dhanush will be releasing on November 29th.
With that exciting news in the air, we have another big news about GVM's next biggie. Earlier we have reported that Gautham Menon will be reviving his dream project Yohan: Adhyayam Ondru with actor Varun of Puppy fame as the lead. We also reported that the team has already finished a small schedule and they are working with the tentative title Joshua: Adhyayam Ondru. Vels Film International who will be producing the venture is expected to make the official announcement about the project today as well.
Indhuja goal scoring video | Bigil | Thalapathy | Vijay | Atlee
Vijay and Atlee have managed to successfully secure their third blockbuster together. Atlee is turning out to be a hit machine with all his 4 films turning out to be a winner. From Raja Rani to Bigil, it is a memorable journey that has just started. His next flick is going to be even bigger as he teams up with Bollywood Baadshah for a Hindi film which is likely to be produced by Karan Johar. Bigil will be remembered for Vijay’s mannerism and a film that encouraged mass heroes to act in women-centric subjects.
Apart from Vijay, Bigil had a few memorable women characters such as Thendral (Amritha Iyer), Anitha (Reba Monica John), Gayathri (Varsha Bollamma), Vembu (Indhuja) and Pandiyamma (Indraja Shankar). Indhuja who played the character called Vembu is short-tempered and gets angry with Micheal (Vijay) for being a reason for her team’s set back. She doesn’t realize the importance of Micheal until the very end of the film. One of the highlights in the film is a goal that she scores in one of the crucial football matches. Now Indhuja has shared the making video of that goal. Do check it out:
Massive: Release date of Thalapathy 64 revealed - Big Long Weekend!
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 11:24 AM
Thalapathy 64 is a project that excited the fans and film buffs solely because of the fresh combination in the form of actor Vijay and director Lokesh Kanagaraj. The decision of Vijay to collaborate with a next-gen promising filmmaker like Lokesh took the Kollywood audience by pleasant surprise. This film is expected to showcase Vijay in a completely new dimension that we haven't seen so far. Upping the expectation bar, the makers took the film to a next level with a fantastic star cast. Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi, who is a part of this film, is said to play the role of an antagonist. It will be the first time the audience will see Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi together on the screen and the fans are eager to catch it in the theatres.
The release date of the film is now out and it is sure to make the fans happy. Our reliable sources close to the team of Thalapathy 64 inform that the film will be releasing on April 9, 2020. Yes, the date has been fixed and the team of Thalapathy 64 are now working towards the same. This above mentioned release date will prove very useful for the production house since it will be a long holiday weekend. April 9 falls on a Thursday and the first day will occupy the fans mostly.
The next day, April 10 is a Good Friday and it will be a Holiday, followed by Saturday and Sunday. Tamil New Year will fall on April 14th, thereby making it a 6 day opening weekend. It looks like the makers of Thalapathy 64 have decided to make use of this long weekend to the fullest and having said that, we can expect a grand opening for the film.
Produced by XB Film Creators, the film's second schedule begins today (November 1) at Delhi and this schedule will go on for the next one month. With music by Anirudh Ravichander and cinematography by Sathyan Sooryan, Thalapathy 64's star cast also includes Malavika Mohanan, Antony Varghese, and Shanthnu Bhagyaraj. Thalapathy fans, get set to witness this exciting film from April 9th, 2020.
Vijay Sethupathi's next big announcement after Thalapathy 64
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 06:17 PM
The news of ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi coming on board actor Vijay’s upcoming next film, Thalapathy 64, under Kaithi director Lokesh Kanagaraj instantly set off tremendous expectations among fans with the project announced to be coming out as a summer 2020 release. With Vijay Sethupathi already committed to multiple projects including Thalapathy 64, the versatile actor has now revealed the title of his VSP 33 as Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelir. Being produced under Esakki Durai’s Chandaraa Arts banner in association with Cine Innovations, Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelir sees Vijay Sethupathi paired opposite actress Megha Akash, with whom he had starred alongside in ‘Superstar’ Rajinikanth’s blockbuster, Petta, earlier this year. Check out the title announcement poster below:
Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelir is being directed by newcomer Venkata Krishna Roghanth with music by Nivas K. Prasanna is being billed to be a big budget blockbuster and will see Vijay Sethupathi playing the role of a musician alongside Vivek Prasanna and director Magizh Thirumeni in supporting roles. The plot was revealed a while back to travel through the festive season of the year including Christmas and New Year and, will overflow with love and music while also addressing a major international issue.
RED HOT: Karthi's next film to clash with Vijay's Thalapathy 64?
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 02:49 PM
Actor Karthi is a happy man these days as his latest film, Kaithi, an action thriller directed by Maanagaram fame Lokesh Kanagaraj has turned out to be an astounding critical and commercial success. Karthi has meanwhile been working on his next film, Sulthan, billed to be an action entertainer under director Bakkiyaraj Kannan of Remo fame. Being produced by Dream Warrior Pictures, the film will see Telugu sensation Rashmika Mandanna making her Tamil cinema debut. That said, there are now reports stating Sulthan will be clashing against Vijay’s in-development film, Thalapathy 64, being directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. However, producer S. R. Prabhu of Dream Warrior Pictures had in a recent interview stated that no specific date has been locked yet despite plans to bring Sulthan out in theatres as a summer 2020 release.
There has been plenty of excitement surrounding Karthi’s Sulthan especially after his Kaithi has turned out to be a massive success in its clash against a biggie like Vijay's Bigil. It now remains to be seen when producer S. R. Prabhu will want to release Sulthan, which apart from Karthi and Rashmika Mandanna also includes Napoleon, Malayalam actor Lal, comedian Sathish, KGF star Ramachandra Raju and Ponnambalam in major supporting roles with music by Vivek-Mervin and cinematography by Sathyan Sooryan.
WOW: 96 sensation onboard for Thalapathy 64
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 06:06 PM
Thalapathy Vijay is riding high on the blockbuster opening of Bigil, directed by Atlee and produced by AGS Entertainment. The shooting for his next film, tentatively called, Thalapathy 64, is currently underway and the makers had recently wrapped the first schedule in Chennai. While the second schedule is said to happen in Delhi, a new update has now reached us through our reliable sources. We are told that the film will have 96 fame Gouri Kishan in an important role.
It is widely known that the film's premise will happen in the backdrop of a college and it looks like all these actors will be a part of the college setup. Apart from Gouri Kishan, a lot of popular YouTubers are said to be a part of this film. As for the main star cast, the film has Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi as the antagonist, with Antony Varghese, Shanthnu Bhagyaraj, Malavika Mohanan forming the rest of the cast.
Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, Thalapathy 64 has got sky high expectations among the fans and the general audience, especially for the freshness in the combination. The film has music by Aniurdh Ravichander, cinematography by Sathyan Sooryan, and editing by Philomin Raj.