A kind of curiosity has been generated ever since Sandalwood superstar Kiccha Sudeep confirmed his presence in Vijay's 58 movie directed by Chimudevan. Not only Tamil cine goers but also Kannada fans are keenly looking at the devlopments of the fantasy project. Now, there is a latest buzz in industry that the Kannada actor will be seen in the role of Illayathalapathy's guru in the film!
As assumed by many, Kiccha Sudeep is not playing the role of a villain rather playing the role of a guru to Vijay, say rumour mills. Rumours are rife that it is a battle between the master and his student. The clash of ideologies, philosophies and beliefs lead to a war between the guru and his disciple. But like in usual war, there is not a single winner but two winners in the war.
However, there sources close to the team has denied it and it is the creation of some gossip mongers. Nonetheless, Kiccha Sudeep has an equal role to Vijay and they will be seen together in the major part of the untitled movie. The Kannada actor has been paid a bomb to act in the movie. It is said that he has got Rs 6 crore to act in the forthcoming Tamil movie. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Talking about the movie, Sudeep had recently said, "It is not a period or historical film... but a fantasy film, which is a new genre for all of us in the team. Every subject has a bright and a grey shade. One reason why I agreed to do this project is that Chimbudevan didn't approach me looking for a villain. He's done a good job with the characterization,"
Shooting In Sep
The shooting of the movie will start in September. Currently, both Vijay and Sudeep are busy with their own projects.
While Illayathalapathy is busy with Kaththi, Abhinaya Chakravarthi is getting ready for the second season of Bigg Boss Kannada.
Deepika Turns Down Offer
On the other end, Deepika Padukone has turned down the offer. Now, Hansika Motwani has been replaced by her.
Shruti, The Main Female Lead
Shruti Hassan and yesteryear actress Sridevi Kapoor are also part of the project. While Shruti is expected to be the main female lead and will romance Vijay, Hansika will team up with Kiccha Sudeep.