Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Tollywood superstar Mahesh Babu are approached to play the lead role in the respective versions of Sundar C’s upcoming mega-budgeted film, says reports. As we all know, director Sundar C’s next is a historical film, which is tentatively titled Brobdingnagian, is touted to be the costliest Indian film ever made.
Now, it is said that the makers have approached Tollywood superstar Mahesh Babu to play the lead role in the Telugu version.
The team is in talks with a biggie in Bollywood for the Hindi version while they’re still in talks withVijay for the Tamil version.
Notably, Vijay’s has remade Mahesh Babu’s films in the past. But, if the project indeed takes off, this will be the first time both Vijay and Mahesh Babu will be coming together for a project.
It has been confirmed that AR Rahman, Sabu Cyril and VFX expert Kamalakannan are on board for this project, although there isn’t any confirmation regarding the cast.
This project is touted to be made on a humongous budget reportedly surpassing the budgets of Baahubali and Enthiran 2.0.
Sri Thenandal Films, the reputed production house, is bankrolling the project which will mark their 100th production venture.