Vijay Sethupathi who was last seen in the Malayalam film Macroni Mathai along with Malayalam actor Jayaram. It was reported that he will also be seen in the Telegu film Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy he had also signed a film with Sai Dharam Tej’s younger brother Panja Vaishnav Tej who will be making his debut with a film tentatively titled as ‘Uppena’.
While the project has been officially launched in the first month of 2019 and the regular shooting has recently commenced. Vijay Sethupathi had been roped in for a pivotal role in the film.
Speculations went on rife that the 41-year-old actor will essay the author-backed role of heroine’s father in his second Telugu film after Sye Raa.
However, if the reports are to be believed, Vijay Sethupathi has walked out of the project and the real reasons haven’t been disclosed yet. While an official confirmation is still awaited, the news will certainly be a big jolt to the team of Uppena. The film is jointly bankrolled by Sukumar Writings and Mythri Movie Makers banners.