Despite the slow shuffle of the Kollywood industry back to its former cycle, Thalapathy 62 has however been on track and is expected to be on track for a Diwali release. While many films have been delayed, postponed or have had shoot extended, prominent among them being Superstar Rajini’s ‘Kaala’, Universal Star Kamal’s ‘Viswaroopam 2’. The former will hit screens on 7th of this month instead of its earlier release date being 27th of April and the later is also expected to hit screens in May instead of an April release Kamal Hassan had wanted.

On the Thalapathy 62 front, the film had previously obtained special permission to continue shooting till the 23 of March. Reports suggested that certain technicians were not going to be available for a month so they were given permission and that they had complete this particular schedule within the stipulated time to avoid losses.

The newest buzz is that the Chennai schedule has wrapped up and with this part of the schedule, nearly 45% of the shoot has been completed.