Chithha director SU Arun Kumar's next directorial with Vikram, tentatively titled Chiyaan 62, has welcomed SJ Suryah onboard
Chiyaan Vikram’s 62nd film is being helmeed by Chithha director SU Arun Kumar and the team has officially welcomed SJ Suryah as part of the cast. The makers of the upcoming action thriller took to their official handles to announce that the Jigarthanda DoubleX star will be starring alongside Vikram in the film. “We are blessed to have a @iam_SJSuryah joins the cast of @chiyaan's #Chiyaan62 – we warmly welcome you to the energetic team sir (sic)”, the makers wrote.
Produced by HR Pictures, Chiyaan 62 is touted to be an action thriller in which Vikram plays a middle-aged man. The announcement video for the film, which was released in 2023, featured Vikram beating up two unknown men who were following a woman trying to register a police complaint. The first glance gives viewers a glimpse into the Ponniyin Selvan star’s gritty look in his new film. His character is unknown yet. Overall, the film promises to be an intriguing thriller and with ace director SU Arun Kumar’s narration, the movie definitely has more surprises in store for audiences.
Although it has not been confirmed yet, SJ Suryah is rumoured to play a cop in Chiyaan 62.
According to some reports, the makers of the film plan to kickstart the shooting of Chiyaan 62 in March. SU Arun Kumar has completed the scripting of the project, which is in the pre-production stage. With the makers promising new updates in the coming days, we can expect to see new cast members getting onboard soon.
Apart from Chiyaan 62, the actor’s eagerly anticipated period action drama Thangalaan will be out in cinemas soon. Although the release date of the film has been postponed indefinitely, the movie is expected to hit the big screens in April.
On the other hand, Vikram and Gautham Vasudev Menon's much-delayed action flick, Dhruva Natchathiram, still does not have a release date.