Vijay’s annoying nemesis in Nanban and sidekick in Thuppakki – Sathyan has reportedly signed Vijay 61. The film will follow Vijay’s Bhairavaa and is directed by Theri director Atlee.

Kajal Aggarwal and possibly Samantha and Jyothika will be playing the three female leads. The film will start rolling from February and the crew will move to US during the summer months for an extensive schedule.

Vijay 61 will be bankrolled by Sri Thenandal Films. Noted writer Vijayendra Prasad of Naan E and Baahubali  fame has penned the script.