Vishal is riding high on the success of Mysskin’s Thupparivaalan. The thriller has shown Vishal in a different light and his performance as an eccentric detective has been appreciated by many. The film is now slated to release in Telugu on October 18. The Telugu version has been titled Detective

Vishal has another release this Diwali. His Malayalam debut film – Villain starring Mohanlal, Raashi Khanna, Hansika Motwani, Manju Warrier and Srikanth​ will also release on October 18.

​Vijay’s Mersel is gearing to release on Diwali this year and the dubbed Malayalam and Telugu version will also hit screens on the same day. ​Looks like Mersel will face competition in​ Telugu speaking states of Andhra and Telangana and also in Kerela.

M​eanwhile it has also ​been announced that Irumbhu Thirai starring Vishal, Samantha and Arjun will release for Pongal next year. It has already been announced that Suriya’s Thaanaa Serndha Koottam will release for Pongal.