Several important names have been doing rounds for the villain role in Ajith’s Thala 57. The latest update is director Siva has already approached Arjun, Sasikumar and RK Suresh of Thaarai Thappattai and Marudhu fame.
Sources say Arjun and RK Suresh are the leading contenders and an official announcement will be made next month about the final cast once things are finalized.
Produced by Sathya Jyothi Films, Thala 57 will have Ajith playing an FBI officer who takes on international crimes. The team is yet to zero in on the lead heroine and names like Anushka and Amala Paul are doing rounds. Anirudh has been roped in to compose tunes for the project.