According to our bankable sources, Lokesh Kanagaraj has started the full-fledged work on the script of Thalapathy 64, which will mark his big-ticket entry to high-profile projects. The project marks Lokesh’s third film after Maangaram, and Kaithi, which is currently in the post-production stage, and first collaboration with Thalapathy Vijay.
“Vijay immediately gave his nod after listening to Lokesh’s script briefly. He will work on the script for the next few weeks and narrate the final draft of his screenplay around sometime in August after the release of Kaithi in July,” informs our source.
Meanwhile, rumors have been going around that Rashmika Mandanna has been approached to play the lead heroine. However, our source maintains that no one has been approached by the team yet.