Viral Update: Bollywood icon Sanjay Dutt joins the sets of Leo! Makers share the exclusive video of the veteran star's arrival

(This article is authored by Alar)

Director Lokesh Kanagaraj's much-anticipated action film 'Leo', starring Vijay in the lead role, is currently progressing with its shooting at the picturesque locales of Kashmir. The film's makers have now given fans another reason to be excited by dropping an exclusive video on their official social media handle featuring Bollywood icon Sanjay Dutt's arrival on the film's set. This film marks the Tamil debut of the versatile star.

Seven Screen Studio took to Twitter on Saturday evening and penned "Roll out the red carpet @duttsanjay. sir has arrived in style to set the screen on fire . Exclusive video venum nu keteengalame, engaluku keturchu .#Thalapathy @actorvijay sir @Dir_Lokesh @trishtrashers @anirudhofficial @Jagadishbliss #LEO" Sanjay Dutt was reportedly seen at the Mumbai airport the day before, boarding a flight to Kashmir.

According to reports, Sanjay Dutt arrived in Kashmir yesterday morning, and his videos of his arrival at the airport went viral on social media earlier. He is expected to film for a couple of weeks for the movie as per reports. Apart from Vijay, 'Leo' boasts an impressive ensemble cast, including Trisha, Arjun Sarja, Mansoor Ali Khan, Priya Anand, Gautham Vasudev Menon, and Mathew Thomas, with Sanjay Dutt playing one of the villains in the movie.

Both Mysskin and Gautham Menon have finished filming their respective scenes. The first schedule is expected to end in March, after which the team will take a short break before beginning the second. Bankrolled by Lalit Kumar and Jagadish Palaniswamy, 'Leo' has Anirudh scoring the music, Manoj Paramahamsa handling the camera, Philomin Raj in charge of the edits, and Anbariv choreographing the stunts. The film is being touted as a pan-Indian action extravaganza and is slated to hit theaters on October 19, 2023.

With the inclusion of Sanjay Dutt in the cast, the excitement around 'Leo' has gone up several notches, and fans can't wait to see what this team has in store for them. The film promises to be a treat for the admirers for the duo's action scenes on screen, and the anticipation surrounding its release is only bound to increase with time.