It is a very exciting time now as the dapper and ace Tollywood actor Vijay Sethupathi’s Film 800 motion poster got launched.
Now is the most amazing season of official film announcements, first looks are being launched and titles are being finalized by the production houses and directors for their respective films and in this ongoing league, another new fresh update here is that iconic Tollywood actor Vijay Sethupathi’s Film 800 motion poster got launched.
This is going to be sports based biopic film that would be based on the life of the Srilankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan where Vijay Sethupathi will be seen playing the lead role of the legendary bowler in the film.
The film is going to be directed by MS Sripathy and this is going to be an emotional sports drama genre film. This film is being produced by Vivek Rangachari and Movie Train Motion Pictures.
The official motion poster of 800 was released by the makers today and in the poster we can clearly see the fact that how they have tried to not only merge and incorporate the entire life journey of Muttiah Muralitharan as a famous Srilankan cricketer but also given it an emotional undertone by showing how he survived in the difficult and testing times during the war in Sri Lanka.
The film has Vijay Sethupathi playing the lead role of a Srilankan spinner. It was reported a couple of days back through many media reports that the makers are all set to make an official announcement of the film soon.
Titled as 800, this film’s other important cast and crew has not been revealed yet by the makers as it is being kept tightly under the wraps for now. However according to the latest news media reports, it is being claimed that this MS Sripathy directorial venture would be having Sam CS give the background music score for 800.
If these news reports are true and to be believed then definitely this is going to be the third successful collaboration of Vijay Sethupathi with the music director.
Rajisha Vijayan who is said to play the leading lady in Dhanush’s next film opposite him will probably be playing the female lead in this biopic film as well.
Media news reports say that Vijay has already started the physical training and preparation for this role where we will be seeing him undergo a heavy weight loss transformation for this character in the film and is also getting the complete training sessions for how to bowl in a certain way like the original cricketer did.
This news about the film’s motion poster announcement was made official was by the renowned film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh who posted this caption for the same on his twitter account where the tweet read, “MURALIDARAN BIOPIC… Motion poster of #MuralidaranBiopic…Titled #800TheMovie… Stars #VijaySethupathi as cricketer #MuthiahMuralidaran… Directed by #MSSripathy… Produced by Movie Train Motion Pictures and Vivek Rangachari”.
Currently as of now the Tollywood film actor Vijay is stationed in Jaipur where he is busy in the shooting and filming of his next film that also stars bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu and Radikaa Sarathkumar.
Apparently it’s being said that he is going to immediately start shooting for the sports biopic film 800 as soon as the shooting of this movie with Taapsee and Radikaa gets wrapped up and completed.
Also the film 800 is going to be made in the Tamil language and will be dubbed simultaneously in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, Bengali and Sinhalese. Where even an international global version of the film is being planned right now in the English Subtitles which will make this film not only appealing on a pan India level but also viable on a global level as well.
Meanwhile on the work front, Vijay has many films lined up and looks like it will be a busy year ahead for the actor since his forthcoming future film projects include Master, Laabam, Kaathu Vaakula and Rendu Kadhal.