There were rumors that Atlee has approached Prakash Raj and Sathyaraj to play the villain in Vijay’s 59th film but now sources have revealed that director Mahendran is the actual villain in the film.
Reports say that the team approached Bharathiraja to play the baddie role but the director turned down the offer so the role immediately came to Mahendran.
The film is being produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu and GV Prakash Kumar is composing the music. Vijay 59 also has Samantha, Amy Jackson, Kaali, Prabhu, Raadhika and many others to its casting.
George C Williams is cranking the camera and Muthuraj is the in charge for art direction.