"One more Hero to join in the Lokesh Cinematic Universe"... Lokesh Kanagaraj to rope this leading Kollywood star!

(This article is authored by Alar)

Finally the anticipated project of Lokesh Kanagaraj's Thalapathy67 took off on the floors recently, where few of the crucial actors from Manobala to Mansur Ali Khan already joined the set, as per speculating reports. Now the latest talk on internet has the totally surprising and unexpected update of the director who to rope another star to his universe.

As per reports, Vijay will be playing the role of 50 year old gangster who to face off against slew of powerful villains, where Trisha plays his love interest in his flashback portions. And sources claimed that a promo video for the film has been shot featuring the stars, Kamal Hassan, Suriya, Vijay Sethupathi. This young veteran director plans to wrap the film and ready the first copy by the end of May, and several reports says that the film hopefully to release around October 2023 on the occasion of Ayutha Pooja.

Reports say that Jayam Ravi will have a big part in Lokesh Kanagaraj's film. Fans were excited to hear this rumbling, as it indicated they could soon expect Jayam Ravi to join the cast of LCU Universe. If all goes by the strong murmurings, we might get to see him co-starring with Ulaganayagan in his upcoming exciting film  series. Popular film critic took to twitter and shared the strong buzz, "#LokeshKanagaraj Narrated one Story to #JayamRavi and he said it was extraordinary..One more Hero to join in the Lokesh Cinematic Universe.."

The buzz has been going viral with a picture of the two of them. No official word has been heard on the matter from the makers' side. After Thalapathy67, blockbuster director Lokesh Kanagaraj will return to directing the extended story of Vikram 2 and Dilli for Kaithi 2. His previous films include the critically acclaimed Vikram, Maste Maanagaram, and Kaithi. On the other hand, Jayam Ravi has several films to his credit, including Ponniyin Selvan 2, Agilan, Iraiavan, Siren, and an unnamed film by director M Rajesh.