Yogi Babu played an important role in Vijay’s Diwali blockbuster Mersal. Reports now say that the actor has bagged a crucial role in Vijay 62. His role will be similar to Sathyan’s role in Thuppakki or Sathish’s in Kaththi.

Vijay 62 is directed by A R Murugadoss and is currently in pre-production. The film is expected to start in January. The film is speculated to be another Diwali release.

Noted Malayalam DOP Girish Gangadharan has been roped in as the cinematographer while award wining editor Sreekar Prasad will be the film’s editor. Sun Pictures is bankrolling the project. Other cast and crew details are awaited