Prolific actress Nayanthara has just joined the star cast of Viswasam which stars Ajith in the lead role. Viswasam is directed by Siva who happens to be a long time collaborate of Ajith and is directing his continous fourth film with him. Ajith-Siva collaboration began with Veeram, which still holds the record of garnering maximum TRP on Television for the premiere. Their next film together by the name of Vedalam was a phenomenal hit on the box office and established a partnership which would go a long way.
In 2017 they made their third film together called Vivegam which had Kajal Aggarwal as a female protagonist. Vivegam failed to make a mark on the box office but nonetheless they are doing their fourth film together. Casting of Nayanthara is Siva assuring that his film stops at nothing but a sign of blockbuster as she has incredible fan following in Tamil as well as Telugu market. Ajith and Nayanthara have worked together before though shooting of Vivegam started before she was onboard. Nayanthara is currently at paramount of her career and her films are enjoying the success of box office as well as critical acclaim.
Viswasam is suppose to release on Diwali but this is also the date when Thalapathy Vijay’s upcoming film tentatively called Thalapathy 62 might release. Mersal turned out to be the biggest success of 2017 in Tamil cinema while Vivegam did not work the magic hence heavier side of fan base belongs to Vijay. Shotting of Viswasam i suppose to end in the last half of July and post production will start after that. Plot details of Viswasam are kept under the secret and makers have also requested fans to not post any picture of the shoot which they don’t want to relieve till a certain time. Viswasam will be one of Ajith’s bigger budget films.