poor response to Kuruvi, Vijay is keeping an extremely low
profile these days. He did not even turn up for the audio launch of
his father S.A Chandrasekhar's Panthayam, in which he has
given a special appearance.
Vijay appears as Vijay while Nithin is his crazy fan who comes
to his shooting spot and gets entangled in a problem.
In the film within the film Vijay is shown acting in a film
titled MGR. Director Perarasu appears as the director of
MGR in this film. This scene is said to be one of the major
attractions in the film. Some scenes of Vijay getting mobbed by his
fans have also been shot (similar to that of Rajini's in
However Vijay has instructed the producer of Panthayam,
Hitesh Jhabak, not to release any of his photos involved in the
According to Vijay, he does not want to hype and create huge
expectations about the film among his fans. The distributors have
also been told not to sell the film to theatres saying it is a