AR Rahman on Thalapathy 63: Haven’t done a film like this in South India

first_imgAR Rahman on Thalapathy 63: Haven’t done a film like this in South IndiaOscar Award winner AR Rahman, in a recent media interaction, revealed that Vijay’s upcoming flick Thalapathy 63 is on the lines of Pele and Lagaan.advertisement India Today Web Desk ChennaiFebruary 5, 2019UPDATED: February 5, 2019 12:04 IST AR RahmanAfter tasting success with AR Murugadoss’s Sarkar, actor Vijay has moved on to his upcoming flick, tentatively titled Thalapathy 63. This film marks the third collaboration of director Atlee and Vijay, after delivering two hit flicks namely, Theri and Mersal.The shooting of Thalapathy 63 is currently underway and speculations are rife that the film is said to be a sports-based entertainer. In a recent media interaction, composer AR Rahman has opened up about Thalapathy 63 and Atlee’s vision for the film.The Oscar award-winning composer said, “I have done films like this (Thalapathy 63) in Hollywood, but haven’t done one in South India. Director Atlee has seen my films like Pele and Lagaan. He is a passionate person and his sensibility in music is good. He has listened to all my soundtracks and would ask for a particular type of music in his film.”Rahman heaped praises on Theri director and shared, “I love directors like that, who involve themselves in the entire process. Only directors who enjoy the music would justify with their visuals. He is not lethargic and pays attention to each and every lyric and mixing as well.”In Thalapathy 63, Vijay is rumoured to be playing the role of a football coach and is said to have trained for the same. In the first schedule, the makers shot some high-octane stunt sequences in the film.This film has Nayanthara playing the female lead with Daniel Balaji, Yogi Babu and Kathir in supporting roles. Produced by AGS Entertainments, this flick is expected to hit the theatres towards the end of this year.advertisementALSO READ: Priyanka Chopra is a breathtaking bride in new photos from Hindu wedding with Nick JonasALSO WATCH: 2.0 mania takes over India with Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar film releaseGet real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byK Janani Tags :Follow AtleeFollow Thalapathy 63Follow AR Rahmanlast_img