Muralidharan biopic gets a huge star as producer

It was reported earlier that Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi will reprise the role of Sri Lankan spinner Muthiah Muralidharan in his biopic. The Sudhu Kavum star himself confirmed the news and said that he is looking forward to working in the film.

Directed by Sripathy Rangasamy, the film is produced by DAR Motion Pictures, which is making its debut in Tamil cinema. Now, the latest news about the movie is that Baahubali actor Rana Daggubati is teaming up with the production house to bankroll the movie to make it on a huge budget.

The other details of the film are kept under wraps. The makers are currently on the hunt for casting other actors in the film. It is rumoured that the project is titled 800, which signifies the number of international Test wickets taken by the spin bowler. The film will go on floors in 2020 and might hit the screens towards the end of next year