Chimbu Devan will direct Ilayathalapathy Vijay for #Vijay58.
There were some rumours regarding Vijay working with director Atlee. The sources close to Vijay confirm that the initial talks indeed had happened between the 'Raja Rani' director Atlee and Ilaiyathalapathy. But, may not have materialized due to various reasons.
The news that is going around in the industry is that Vijay's production house, managed by his manager PT Selvakumar, has confirmed director Chimbu Devan will direct Vijay's 58th film. The advance amount is reported to have been made. This project is expected to commence immediately following the completion of AR Murugadoss big budget movie #Vijay57.
According to sources Priyanka Chopra is the new heroine of Vijay in his Cimbu Devan directed film. Apart from Priyanka Chopra, other leading Bollywood actresses Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor too are in the list for the film. Finally Shruti Haasan has confirmed that she will be paired opposite Vijay.