Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi's acting skills need no introduction. He is at ease with both mass and class roles. And he is one who has an enviable line-up of films. One among them is the biopic of Sri Lankan cricket legend Muttiah Muralitharan. Though the talks about it were on for quite a long time, it is official now that the Makkal Selvan plays the cricket icon. Backed jointly by Movie Train Motion Pictures and Dar Motion Pictures, the team is ready to give a few exciting updates soon.
In an exciting Coup, our close sources who are generally spot on with their data revealed that the movie will be made on a budget of about Rs. 32 Cr. Add to that they also say the film is targeting a Summer 2021 release of everything goes as per the plans. Else, a Dussehra release cannot be ruled out. The movie will document the rise of the legendary off spinner from humble roots to the all time great match winner who took 800 wickets in test matches. The film may climax at the point when Murali took his 800th wicket in his last test match which was played against India.