Lyca Productions on Monday unveiled the name of the actor who will be essaying the female lead in Thalaivar 170, which stars Superstar Rajinikanth.
“Welcoming the talented actress Dushara Vijayan on board for #Thalaivar170. #Thalaivar170Team has gotten stronger with the addition of the wonderful @officialdushara,” tweeted the production company.
Dushara Vijayan shot fane after delivering a powerful performance in director Pa.Ranjith’s boxing movie Sarpatta Parambarai. Later, she shined in Natchathiram Nagargiradhu, which is touted as Ranjith’s most personal and intimate film. Earlier this year she was seen in social thriller Aneethi, which had Arjun Das as the male lead.
The makers have also announced that Ritika Singh will also be part of the movie.
Thalaivar 170, which is the temporary title for the project, will go on the floors in October. The online promotions have begun in the run-up to its launch. Recently, the production company started sharing the details of the movie’s cast and crew, including composer Anirudh.
According to sources, Thalaivar 170 will centre around the narrative of a retired police officer who is on a mission to expose the ugly truth behind the police encounter killings.