Director A. L. Vijay has opened up to a leading daily about his latest film ‘Thalaivaa’ and working with actor Vijay. He has stated that ‘Thalaivaa’ will be one of Vijay’s best films and it will be a different film. It is a huge responsibility to direct Vijay, he adds. The director has also praised Vijay for his complete dedication and willingness to experiment for the film.

The film has been shot in Chennai, Mumbai and Australia. A day’s patchwork of shooting is remaining and it will soon take place in Chennai. Amala Paul is paired opposite Vijay in the film.