For his Diwali release Mersal, Thalapathy Vijay has put in a lot of effort. Sources say that in one of the three roles, the actor plays a magician in the film and for which he underwent rigorous training with leading Macedonian magicians
Apart from magician character, Vijay also plays a noble doctor and a village head. Thalapathy Vijay has finished the shooting for Mersal and he’s currently on a break before starts dubbing for the film.
Atlee of Theri fame is directing Mersal, the film has a huge star cast including Nithya Menon, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Kajal Aggarwal, SJ Suryah, Sathyaraj Vadivelu and Kovai Sarala in important roles.