Actress Zoya Afroz, who has so far worked in Hindi flicks, may
team up with actor Shanmugapandian, son of veteran actor-politician
Vijayakanth, in his upcoming revolutionary
film Tamizhan Endru Sol.
"Zoya is almost finalized for the project, which will mark her
Tamil debut. The makers are expected to officially announce the
news in a week's time," a source from the film's unit told IANS,
adding that actress Disha Patani is also under consideration for
The film, which will mark Vijayakanth's comeback after five
years, will feature him alongside his son in a full-length
Interestingly, it's Vijayakanth, known for blockbusters such as
Captain Prabhakar, Chinna Gounder and
Ramanaa, who will be playing the lead in the movie.
"It will be a period fantasy film that will emphasize on Tamil
language. Vijayakanth will be playing a king from a long forgotten
era," the source said.
Shanmugapandian's debut flick, Sagaptham, released
under Vijayakanth's home banner, Captain Cine Creations tanked at
the box office and received overwhelmingly negative reviews from
almost all critics.