Director Atlee of Raja Rani fame is all set to direct Ilaya Thalapathi Vijay after the latter finishes his magnum opus Puli. In the meanwhile Atlee under his banner The Next Big Film is going to produce as well as write the screenplay for one of his assistant director’s new untitled film.
Jiiva has been signed as the hero and Sridivya, fresh from the huge success of Kakki Sattai is going to play his love interest.
The rest of the cast and crew are yet to be finalized, but the project is sure to be pathbreaking as The NexT Big Film banner gave us Cuckoo last year. Watch this space for more from Atlee who plans to commence this project from April or May.