Vijay Sethupathi and the word flexibility go as one. Having assumed an assortment of jobs in his short however very noteworthy profession up until now, he will be seen playing a septuagenarian character in the up and coming Tamil dramatization Seethakathi, which as indicated by its executive Balaji Tharaneetharan, isn’t a biopic of the famous Tamil savant.
“The story contacts upon the qualities that Seethakathi swore by and showed individuals,” Balaji told Firstpost, adding he didn’t anticipate that Vijay will come on board. “I never figured Vijay would be keen on playing a considerably more established character when I pitched the story to him four years prior. I pitched the thought just to know his supposition, however he was excited to the point that he needed to give it a shot. It’s been awesome dealing with the venture. It’s relatively done.”
This isn’t the first run through Vijay Sethupathi has played a more seasoned character in his profession. In Soodhu Kavvum, he played a 40-something man who brings home the bacon out of low-profile kidnappings. He played a considerably more seasoned character in Orange Mittai. While it doesn’t come as an unexpected he’s trying a 70-something character in Seethakathi, the exertion that he has put in to play the character catches one’s consideration.
The principal look publication of the film was discharged a week ago on the event of Vijay’s birthday. In it, Vijay is seen donning an eccentric look — silver hair, wrinkled skin, and glasses — which could be best portrayed as a cross between Kamal Haasan’s in Indian and Raghuvaran’s symbol in Mudhalvan. “It takes four hours to put eager for advancement up and another two to evacuate it. I was shocked by Vijay’s understanding, and everything that he can do to get under the skin of a character,” said Balaji. Institute Award-winning make-up craftsman Kevin Haney, known for his work in movies, for example, Driving Miss Daisy and Planet of the Apes, was expedited load up to configuration Vijay’s look.
Seethakathi happens to be Vijay Sethupathi’s 25th film, and Balaji and his group are attempting to make it unique. “I trust gatherings of people will love what we’ve finished with his look. He will be introduced in a way he’s not been seen previously.” Veteran performer Archana plays Vijay’s match in the film, which additionally stars J Mahendran, Bagavathy Perumal, Rajkumar, Parvatii Nair and Remya Nambeesan.
In the wake of inspiring with Kavan, Karuppan and Vikram Vedha a year ago, Vijay Sethupathi has an incredible lineup this year. One of his most energizing activities is Thiagarajan Kumararaja’s Super Deluxe, in which he’s supposed to play a transgender. He additionally has Imaikka Nodigal, Junga, Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren, 96, Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy and Mani Ratnam’s yet-untitled venture.