It has been reported that Vijay Sethupathi is likely to join Nitesh Tiwari’s ‘Ramayana’ for the role of Vibhishana. Although an official confirmation is pending, sources suggest that the South Indian star has been approached for the film and has shown interest. The much-anticipated epic will feature Ranbir Kapoor as Lord Ram and Sai Pallavi as Sita, with Yash expected to portray Ravana. Additional speculations hint at the casting of actors such as Sunny Deol as Hanuman and Lara Dutta as Kaikeyi. Nitesh Tiwari and Namit Malhotra are reportedly producing the project, which is scheduled to commence production in March 2022 and hit theaters by Diwali 2025. While there are ongoing talks about finalizing the rest of the ensemble, the pre-production phase has reportedly commenced.
As for the current projects of the ‘Ramayana’ cast, Vijay Sethupathi is enjoying the success of his film ‘Merry Christmas’, co-starring Katrina Kaif, while Ranbir Kapoor has Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Love and War’ in the pipeline.
About Nitesh Tiwari’s ‘Ramayana’
Ever since the news about Vijay Sethupathi’s potential involvement in ‘Ramayana’ surfaced, fans and movie enthusiasts have been eagerly awaiting more details about this high-profile cinematic venture. With Ranbir Kapoor in the lead role and a star-studded cast rumored to join the project, ‘Ramayana’ promises to be an epic spectacle that will captivate audiences upon its release.
What is the role Vijay Sethupathi is rumored to play in the film ‘Ramayana’?
It is reported that Vijay Sethupathi has been approached to play the role of Vibhishana in the movie ‘Ramayana’.
When is ‘Ramayana’ expected to release in theaters?
The film is slated to begin production in March 2022 and is anticipated to hit theaters by Diwali 2025.
Who are the other actors rumored to be a part of the cast of ‘Ramayana’?
The movie is rumored to feature Ranbir Kapoor as Lord Ram, Sai Pallavi as Sita, and Yash as Ravana. There are also speculations about Sunny Deol portraying Hanuman and Lara Dutta appearing as Kaikeyi.
With the potential addition of Vijay Sethupathi to its already star-studded cast, ‘Ramayana’ is generating significant buzz among fans and the film industry. As more details emerge and the project progresses, expectations are high for this cinematic adaptation of the revered Indian epic.