It is official that on June 21 which falls to be Ilayathalapathy Vijay birthday the Vijay 61 first look poster revealed. As a surprise treat for all the Vijay fans, the filmmakers of Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s forthcoming film, Vijay 61, had released the first look poster and the title on June 21 at 6 pm. The film Vijay 61 has been titled as “Mersal”. The first look poster film features the actor in a rural background all set to take on the village bulls during what looks like a festive Jallikattu event. While the second look of the film is also released and this poster of Mersal features the star in a modern avatar with a deck of cards flying around.
“Murali Ramasamy and Hema Rukmani of Thenandal Studios take pride to release the much-awaited first look of Vijay 61 and also its official title on 21st June, the eve of actor Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s birthday at 6 pm,” the press release said.
Vijay 61 has three heroines- Kajal Aggarwal, Samantha and Nithya Menen, while SJ Suryah and Sathyaraj will play pivotal roles. SJ Suryah will be seen in a negative role. The film also stars veteran comedienne Kovai Sarala. Recently, he had claimed that Vijay 61 will be a “full meal” for Ilayathalapathy fans. The Oscar Nayagan AR Rahman is rendering the music for the film while GK Vishnu has handled the cinematography and Ruben have edited the movie. The film is produced by Murali Ramasamy under the banners of Thenandal Studios Limited.
The filmmakers of the film have announced that the Vijay 61 will be released during the Deepavali festival. This will be Atlee and Vijay’s second collaboration after the hit film Theri.