The makers of Vijay 61 have been pushing up the production where the film unit commenced the second leg of shooting in Chennai yesterday. Directed by Atlee, the team took a short break after beefed up Europe schedule.
Actress Samantha has joined the sets today and begun to shoot her portions. We had earlier reported that comedian Yogi Babu has also been roped in to play an important role in the film. He along with Sathyan has joined the city schedule. It is to be noted that comedian Vadivelu had wrapped up his portions during Europe schedule.
Actor Vijay will be playing triple roles for the first time who will romance with Nithya Menon, Kajal Aggarwal and SamanthaRuth Prabhu, respectively. Thalapathy 61 is being produced by Sri Thenandal Films and the title or first look is expected to be rolled out soon, probably as a gift for Vijay fans on his birthday.