Vijay’s next movie fondly called as Vijay 61 is directed by Atlee. Vijay will be sporting a new look in this movie. Its been confirmed that Kajal Agrawal will be playing the lead actress opposite vijay. Its to be noted that Thala57 has kajal pairing up with thala for the first time where as Kajal is pairing up with vijay for the third time after Thuppaki and Jilla. After thala 57 she has been confirmed to play the main female lead in vijay61 pairing up with vijay.
Vijay61 is produced by sri thenandal films and the music is scored by Oscar award winner A.R Rahman and Thala57 is produced by Sathya Jyothi films and the music is scored by Anirudh. Thala57 is likely to release on April14th and Vijay61 will be releasing on deepavali or by the end of 2017.