Vijay is busy wrapping up Atlee’s Mersel. The entire shoot is expected to be completed in the coming days. The dubbing work is also undergoing simultaneously. The film is scheduled to release in October and the team will concentrate on post production for the next two months.

Vijay’s next is Vijay 62, which will be directed by A R Murugadoss who has given Vijay two hits already- Kaththi and Thuppakki. The film will be bankrolled by Sun Pictures and rumors say that Spyder heroine Rakul Preet Singh is the top contender for the female lead role. Also Anirudh may return to compose the film’s music.

Speculation also say that after Mersel’s release in October, Vijay may take a short break and start shooting for Vijay 62 in January 2018. The film is said to go to floors during Pongal.