(This article is authored by Alar)
Since director Atlee and his wife Krishna Priya made the joyful announcement that they are expecting their first child on Friday of last week, many celebrities showered the couple with their big congratulations. In the latest development on social media virality, actor Vijay paid a visit to their baby shower ceremony. Atlee is currently working in Jawan which will mark the filmmaker's first directorial debut in Bollywood.
Soon after, the internet has been flooded with photos of the three of them posing together. While the couple wore white ensembles that matched, and Vijay wore his blue casual clothes. Vijay worked on Theri, Mersal, and Bigil under Atlee's direction.
The actor will likely next be seen on December 24 at the Chennai audio launch for Varisu. Varisu is an upcoming film of Vijay and Rashmika Mandanna, directed by Vamshi Paidipally. The film is said to be premises on a young man who is the heir to a multi-billionare. The film will be refreshing from the actor's previous ventures with family entertainment elements. On January 12, 2023, the movie will finally hit theatres.
On the other hand, Atlee's film Jawan will be released across India. It stars Shah Rukh Khan and features significant supporting roles from Tamil actors Nayanthara, Deepika Padukone, and Vijay Sethupathi. Recently , the happy couple posted an Instagram update in which they announced, "Happy to announce that we are pregnant need all your blessing and love Wit love Atlee & Priya."
Jawan is produced by Shah Rukh Khan's production company Red Chillies Entertainment, which is expected to hit theatres by June 2, 2023. The film also features Yogi Babu and Priyamani have supporting roles among others. Reports suggest that actors Vijay and Deepika Padukone also have cameos in the upcoming film.