Night shoots seem to be a cinch for Thala Ajith, as the team of Gautham Menon’s film shot through Saturday night and canned an exciting action sequence on the outskirts of Chennai. Trisha, who was part of the scene, took to twitter to tweet about the brisk pace with which the film is progressing. “Night shootttt.....But not complaining!!! Gautam-Harris-Ajith make it so worthwhile,” she tweeted.
Night shootttt.....But not complaining!!!Gautam-Harris-Ajith make it so worthwhile— Trisha Krishnan (@trishtrashers) August 2, 2014
This is the actor’s second outing with the filmmaker, after the breezy romantic musical Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa opposite Simbu. It looks like the cast and crew of are clocking in extra hours to bring an extra-special treat for his fans. The film also has Oz-based cinematographer Dan McArthur cranking the camera for the film. An excited McArthur shared his experiences of shooting the film in the city, revealing a little about Ajith’s slimmer avatar in his 55th flick.
“Filming lots of cool scenes around Chennai going really well. #Ajith looking slim and feeling happy. Working hard to bring you a great film,” he said on Twitter.
The rest of the cast includes actors Vivek and Arun Vijay. However, the film will not have Vivek playing a comedy role. Vivek will be seen in a character role, while Arun Vijay will esssay the role of a baddie. With music by Harris Jayaraj, Thala 55 also Thalaivasal Vijay and Rajasimman.