Prior to the lockdown, Vishal was busy with films like Thupparivaalan 2, Chakra and another untitled project with director Anand Shanker. Now, we hear that Vishal may be playing the lead in Adanga Maru fame director Karthik Thangavel's next. Earlier, Karthi was fixed to play the lead in the project. But the director could not begin the work with Karthi as the actor was busy with other ventures like Ponniyin Selvan and Sulthan. Sources also reveal that the Karthik Thangavel-Vishal project will also have a replacement of the producer - Prince Pictures will be replaced by Five Star Kathiresan.