The title of Vijay's next film has raked in a huge response
from his fans all across the globe. The name, Thalaivaa
with the tagline 'Time to Lead' not only has mass appeal but also
raises hope on his political entry.
It was officially announced for the Pongal along with this, some
of the posters of the film were also released. The first look is
well-designed and Vijay will be seen waving his hands towards
public. The official press release read, "Vijay's new Tamil film
has been titled Thalaivaa. Director AL Vijay, Vijay and
the producer have unanimously zeroed in on the title," said a
statement from the production house.
However, there are rumours that Thalaivaa is a remake
of Telugu hit film Leader starring Rana Daggubati. The
original version was a political-thriller directed by Sekhar
Kammula. It is believed that the Tamil film could boost Vijay's
The first schedule of the shooting has been completed, that
includes two songs and three fights shots in Mumbai and second is
expected to start in Spain. The film was launched in December and
the movie is likely to hit screens in May 2013. Amala Paul,
Sathyaraj, Santhanam, Suresh, Mano Bala, Abhimanyu and others are
in the cast in the film produced by Chandra Prakash Jain.