≡ Menu

Nithya Menon in Vijay 61 Directed by Atlee

Nithya Menon is opted to act in Vijay 61 which is been directed by youthful energetic director Atlee.

The disappointing news for Jyothika fans is that she backed out of the Vijay 61 project. Yes was expected to make the third collaboration in the Atlee film with Ilayathalapathy Vijay.

This film is also the 100th film of Thenandal Films so the expectations are higher. The film also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Kajal Aggarwal in lead roles.


The exact reason for Jyothika’s backing does not reveal yet, but there are been rumours spreading out that the Chandramukhi fame is very much disappointed with the role that she was given in this Vijay Film. It is also said that Jyothika required some changes in the script, however, Atlee was very much keen in not changing any such.

Some Kollywood sources moreover said that due to some family pressure she was made to quit from the movie.

There were a lot of speculations coming out about the replaced heroine. Atlee has narrated the story to Actress Nithya Menon the fame of “Ok Kanmani” and she is been replacing the role of Jyotika in Vijay 61.

This film remains to be the first collaboration with the Ilayathalapathy Vijay. There also certain films where Nithya Menon is seen with Samantha, like S/o Satyamurthy, 24 and Janta Garage. In both, the film Samantha is been recognised in lead roles while Nitya did short cameos. Now, it is been repeating again.

Nithya was previously seen at “Iru Mugan” opposite Vikram and was join up opposite Jo’s hubby as well as actor Suriya in 24.

In Vijay 61 movie, Nithya Menon will be seen in a brief role. Already the team has begun the shooting in the city. The scenes of Vijay and Nithya Menon are recently been shot at ECR as well as surrounding locales.

The movie Vijay 61 was in news from the time when the technician’s names were broadcasted. The story writer of the film is KV Vijayendra Prasad the fame of Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Baahubali. The music is been composed by the Oscar winner AR Rahman.

The film has been started rolling off from the month of February at Chennai itself and is probably set to release in the last quarter of 2017. However, the drop out of Jyothika from Vijay 61 has made her fans very much disappointed since they were eagerly waiting for her 3rd film with Vijay after blockbuster movie Khushi and Thirumalai.

This is the latest on Vijay 61! Watch out here when there are more updates on the same.


Tamanna Loves Hearing Secret from Hero’s

Aravind Swamy Starring in the Film which Rajinikanth Accepted

‘Kaatru Veliyidai’ What Style of a Film?

Next post:

Previous post: