Vishal who is a busy bee in Kollywood is right now acting under Pandiraj direction for a new movie titled ‘Kathakali’. Sources said this movie will be an Action drama. Catherine Tresa pairs against him for the first time.
Vishal Film Factory banner and Pasanga productions funds the project as joint venture. Hip Hop Tamizha Aadhi is the music director. Bala Subramaniem handles cinematography. Initially Lakshmi Menon was roped in to do the female lead, but due to lack of dates Catherine Tresa replaced her.
The movie went on floors from month of July and right now around 70% of the shooting is done. Vishal who is busy with Nadigar sangam responsibilities is also shouldering the movie.
Initially Vishal had plans to release the movie by month of December. But now the actor made a change of plans and he will release the movie in month of January. Sources say the movie will be a Pongal release. So Surya’s ’24’ and Bala’s ‘Thaara Thappatai’ gets a new competitor in form of Vishal.