Much to the surprise of others, Vijay Sethupathi on Sunday revealed that he had to pass on a role in Indian 2. Speaking at Ungal Naan, a concert headlined by Ilaiyaraaja to celebrate 60 years of Kamal Haasan in the film industry, Makkal Selvan openly requested Ulaganayagan to give “another chance” to work with him.
He said, “Kamal Haasan has never cheated his fans. His films always offer a quality cinema experience,” adding he “loved cinema but now forayed into politics for a reason.”
Vijay Sethupathi also confessed he believes in Kamal Haasan’s ideologies as a politician. “I very much like the logo and the party name, Makkal Needhi Maiam,” he said.
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Sethupathi, who is currently a part of Thalapathy 64, will make his Bollywood debut in an Aamir Khan film titled Lal Singh Chaddha. Reports suggest that he plays the role of Aamir’s friend in the movie. However, an official word is awaited.
Vijay Sethupathi, who was last seen in Sangathamizhan, has multiple projects in the pipeline including Maamanithan, Kadaisi Vivasayi, Laabam, Kae Pae Ranasingam and Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelir.