Sanjay Dutt is confirmed to be a part of Vijay’s Thalapathy 67, which will mark the actor’s Tamil debut.

Still using a working title, many of the film’s details remain under wraps, although it is touted to be a gangster drama.

Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, Thalapathy 67 announced Sanjay Dutt’s involvement in the film.

On joining the cast, the veteran actor said:

“When I heard the one-liner of the film, I knew exactly at the moment that I had to be a part of it

“I am thrilled to start this journey.”

Production company Seven Screen Studio tweeted:

“We feel esteemed to welcome Sanjay Dutt sir to Tamil Cinema and we are happy to announce that he is a part of Thalapathy 67.”

Sanjay made his Kannada debut in 2022’s KGF: Chapter 2.

Cinematography is by Manoj Paramahamsa while Anirudh is responsible for the music.

Lokesh will be responsible for writing the screenplay along with Rathna Kumar and Deeraj Vaidy.

Principal photography took place on January 2, 2023.

Filmmakers Gautham Menon and Mysskin are also acting in the film.

Priya Anand has also joined the film and said: