The trailer of actor Vijay’s much awaited film Bigil was released on Saturday. Directed by Atlee, the sports drama has Vijay playing two roles – one of a young man who coaches a women’s football team, and another one being a local don. The film’s trailer also uses several shots of the girls undergoing training for the game, apart from showing anger for their coach’s strict ways.
It is clear from the trailer of Bigil that the film is going to be a treat for all Vijay fans. Vijay shines in both roles, a young football coach and an old man with a rustic background. The makers had earlier revealed that the film is set against the backdrop of a women’s football team. Nayanthara, the female lead, comes only for a bit in the trailer as the focus is mostly on the women footballers and Vijay. The way he says “Bigil” and “Verithanam” are sure to be a hit among all his fans. With plenty of action scenes, football moves and heavy-duty dialogues, that bring out the best of Vijay’s onscreen persona, audience and fans are bound to have high expectations from the film.
Besides Vijay, Bigil also stars Nayanthara, Vivek, Kathir, Jackie Shroff, Daniel Balaji, Anandaraj, Devadarshini and Yogi Babu. The music of the film has been composed by Oscar winner AR Rahman.
Atlee released the trailer on Twitter. He wrote along, “Bigil Trailer Happy Deepavali Nanba 💥💥💥”
Happy Deepavali Nanba 💥💥💥https://t.co/ZwHcu8pE1r
— atlee (@Atlee_dir) October 12, 2019
Bigil surely reminds many of Shah Rukh Khan’s Bollywood hit film Chak De India, so much so that even SRK pointed that out and reacted to the film’s trailer calling it “Chak De on steroids”. He wishes the team of Bigil and tweeted, “Wish my friends @Atlee_dir & #ThalapathyVijay & @arrahman all the best for this one. Like a Chake De On steroids!!”
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) October 12, 2019
What an outstanding trailer this is Atlee!!!!!! Has BLOCKBUSTER written all over it!!!!! It’s going to MASSIVE!!!! Big congratulations to Thalapathy Vijay and the team!!! 💪💪💪👍👍👍👍👍❤️ https://t.co/uh0v3w5feB
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) October 12, 2019
#Bigil #Bigil Bigilllaaaaeeee!!!
Is here to create records!! https://t.co/fTbaytU3kZ @Atlee_dir @Ags_production @actorvijay @archanakalpathi @arrahman @dop_gkvishnu @AntonyLRuben @Screensceneoffl @SonyMusicSouth @Jagadishbliss
— kathir (@am_kathir) October 12, 2019
Watteeeeee fantastic trailer👌just stumped at the visual quality you have achieved!! Thalapathy looks gethu in all the roles.. gonna be a blockbuster!! Semma @Atlee_dir @arrahman sir @dop_gkvishnu n team:)so happy for you @archanakalpathi take a bow @actorvijay na:)#BigilTrailer https://t.co/1FwfO0mbma
— VISHNU VISHAL – VV (@TheVishnuVishal) October 12, 2019
— Arya (@arya_offl) October 12, 2019
Verithanam nanba 😊 https://t.co/q4t7hf2zzv
— Samantha Akkineni (@Samanthaprabhu2) October 12, 2019
The makers of Bigil had recently confirmed that the movie will hit ‘a record number of screens across Tamil Nadu’. AGS Entertainment’s Archana Kalpathi had promised that the Vijay starrer will be ‘a sports film in a scale that you have not seen before.’
Bigil is slated to be released on the occasion of Diwali, October 27.