Grapevine is now buzzing with the news that Ilayathalapathy Vijay is set to star in an upcoming film of Sri Thenandal Films. Earlier, there were speculations that Vijay might get on board Sundar C’s mega budget period film for Thenandal Films.
However, sources say Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s film might be directed by the blockbuster Theri director Atlee being a prime candidate again. It may be noted that Vijay is now shooting Bairavaa under the helming of director Bharathan and bankrolling of Vijaya Productions. Bairavaa is expected to hit screens for Pongal 2017. Vijay is expected to get on with his Thenandal Films project as soon as Bairavaa is wrapped up. An official announcement to be made soon.