Vijay Yesudas to play the lead role in Padai Veeran
Singer Vijay Yesudas is all set to appear as the lead protagonist in the upcoming Tamil movie titled as Padai Veeran. This will the first time Vijay playing the lead role in a movie. Earlier he has appeared in movies like Avan and Maari. Padai Veeran is directed by debutant Dhana, who was the former assistant of popular director Mani Ratnam. The movie also features legendary Tamil director Bharathiraja in a key role. The star cast of the movie includes Akhil, Amritha, Kavitha Bharathi, Sindhu and Manoj Kumar among others.
Vijay is playing the role of a village man in the movie. Padai Veeran is produced by Madhivanan under the banner of Evoke. Recently, actor Arvind Swamy has released the official first look of the movie. The movie will hit the screens in March.