Director Atlee will be next seen teaming up with actor Vijay is the upcoming sports-based action film Bigil. Produced by Kalpathi S. Aghoram under the banner AGS Entertainment, the film stars Nayanthara as the female lead while the supporting cast includes Vivekh, Yogi Babu, Anandraj, Kathir and others.
In a recent AMA (Ask Me Anything) session conducted by Atlee, the director responded to the question on whether he will be directing Vijay in a gangster film. For which Atlee replied that he has already done and asked the follower to watch Bigil.
Bigil is all set to release on October 25 and the film comprises music and background score by AR Rahman. On the technical front, Bigil is shot by GK Vishnu while Ruben and Muthuraj handle the editing and art departments respectively.
On the work front, Atlee will be collaborating with Shah Rukh Khan reportedly for an upcoming project which is set to be based on an original script.