New Delhi: The primary look of Tamil star Vijay Sethupathi’s much-anticipated movie ‘800’ was unveiled at this time. It is a biopic on legendary Sri Lankan spinner Muttiah Muralitharan and Vijay will headline it. Sharing the primary look of the actor from ‘800’, the manufacturing home wrote, “A story of unorthodoxy, ethnicity and genius!” The poster reveals Vijay Sethupathi in a white jersey. His resemblance to Muttiah Muralitharan is uncanny.
Here is the primary look of Vijay Sethupathi’s ‘800’.
In the meantime, the movement poster was additionally shared. It gave a glimpse of Muttiah Muralitharan’s journey of turning into a cricketer.
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To be directed by MS Sripathy, ‘800’ is the variety of wickets taken by Muralitharan in Check matches, the utmost in historical past by any bowler.
Muttiah Muralitharan earlier mentioned that Vijay Sethupathi was the unanimous selection for his biopic and he trusts the Tamil star to do justice to the half.
“I feel he’s a really proficient actor and he’ll nail the bowling expressions. I belief Vijay utterly as he is without doubt one of the best actors and I’ve full religion that he’ll undoubtedly do wonders for the movie,” the cricketer mentioned, information company PTI reported.
In the meantime, Vijay Sethupathi mentioned he’s “honoured to be part of the landmark undertaking.”
The movie’s schedule, to be shot throughout Sri Lanka, UK, Australia and India, will start early subsequent yr, with plans to launch it by the tip of 2021.
‘800’ will likely be made primarily in Tamil however will likely be dubbed in all south Indian languages, in addition to Hindi, Bengali, and Sinhalese.
(With PTI inputs)