The Billa star, who is on the verge of 40s, will be playing the negative role in Mangaatha. Considering this factor, makers of the film along with Ajith Kumar, decided to have a similar style of George Clooney, whose style has become popular among his fans.
The director says that the actor"s grey looks will surely impress the audience. Venkat Prabhu further elaborates that when Trisha Krishnan saw Ajith Kumar for the first time in salt and pepper look, her response was awesome.
Ajith is said to be playing the role of a betting kingpin in Mangaatha. The story of the film revolves around the gamblers, who try to manipulate the Indian Premier League (IPL) by offering bribe to the players.