One of the biggest releases of 2017, Mahesh Babu – AR Murugadoss untitled film has been postponed. Touted as an action-entertainer, the yet-to-be-titled-film was jointly produced by Reliance Entertainment, Leo Productions, Mega Super Good Films, Fox Star Studios, NV Prasad and Tagore Madhu along with the actor-director duo, Mahesh Babu and AR Murugadoss. The film, a Tamil-Telugu bilingual, which also marks the Telugu debut of Mahesh Babu stars Rakul Preet Singh as the female lead.
Earlier, there were reports that the Mahesh Babu starrer will be released in April 2017. But now, the makers had decided to postpone the film to June.
Reportedly, the makers are now planning to release the film on 23 June 2017. The first look and title of the film are scheduled to be out on the upcoming auspicious occasion of Ugadi. The makers are expected to wrap up the film and post production works by March 2017.
The spy-thriller will star Mahesh Babu as a suave intelligent officer while Tamil actor SJ Suryah has been roped in to portray the main antagonist of the film.
Meanwhile, AR Murugadoss has signed his next after Mahesh Babu film with none other than his favourite actor, Ilayathalapathy Vijay. The super hit director-actor duo had previously collaborated for two films; Thuppakki and Kaththi and both films turned out to be blockbusters at the Box Office. The film, tentatively titled Vijay 62 will be bankrolled by Lyca Productions. Interestingly, the duo’s previous release, Kaththi was the first Tamil outing of Lyca Productions.