Lokesh Kangaraj’s Thalapathy67 has been officially announced


The long-awaited news has arrived. The film starring Thalapathy Vijay and Lokesh Kangaraj has been officially announced. The director shared a photo with Vijay and expressed his eagerness to work with him again. Seven Screen Studios will finance the yet-untitled picture.

The film’s creators revealed the good news with a poster and press release, which also includes information about the technical crew. Manoj Paramahmas will direct the film, Anibrav will choreograph the action sequences, and Philomin Raj will edit it. Lokesh Kangaraj is also writing and directing the script.

Taking to Twitter, the makers wrote, “The one & the only brand #Thalapathy67, is proudly presented by @7screenstudio. We are excited in officially bringing you the announcement of our most prestigious project. We are delighted to collaborate with #Thalapathy @actorvijay sir, for the third time.”

The film, provisionally titled Thalapathy 67, is the actor-director duo’s second onscreen collaboration following the huge success of Master. The much-anticipated picture, described as a gangster drama, is part of the Lokesh Cinematic Universe (LCU), the action-crime thriller universe created by director Lokesh Kanagaraj.

Lokesh Kanagraj revealed that the Thalapathy 67 announcement teaser will not be released in January. He also stated that the teaser will be released in the first week of February of this year. However, the director has not revealed the true cause for the teaser’s delay.

The highly awaited production, which is part of the Lokesh Cinematic Universe aka LCU, would star Thalapathy Vijay as a criminal in his forties. Trisha Krishnan will play the female lead in the film, reuniting with Vijay after a lengthy absence. Sanjay Dutt, a prominent Bollywood actor, will make his Tamil film debut as the project’s antagonist.