Will Ajith’s Viswasam hit the theatres before Pongal 2019?

first_imgAjith’s forthcoming film Viswasam, directed by Siruthai Siva, is tipped to be a rural entertainer set in Koduvilarpatti village in Theni. The film boasts a stellar cast including Nayanthara, Anikha, Yogi Babu and Thambi Ramaiah in pivotal roles.Earlier, it was reported that Viswasam might hit the screens on Pongal 2019, which falls on January 14. According to the latest reports, the film might release much ahead targeting the long weekend.Rumour has it that Viswasam will hit the theatres on January 10, while Rajinikanth’s Petta will release the next day (January 11) worldwide. However, there has been no official confirmation on the same.It was reported that Ajith will be seen in a dual role when the poster of Viswasam was unveiled in mid-2018. However, director Siva revealed that he is not playing a dual role but will be seen in two different looks in the film.Siva, in an interview to a movie portal, said, ” He plays only one role. He essays a flamboyant character called Thookku Durai and will be seen sporting a handlebar moustache. In the first half, the story happens in the village. The second half will move to the city backdrop.”The mass entertainer, produced by Sathya Jyothi Films, is one of the most anticipated films of Ajith in recent times.ALSO SEE | Fans wait for glimpse of Ajith all night, actor warns them not to waste timeALSO WATCH | Rajinikanth vs Akshay Kumar: 2.0 trailer is finally outlast_img read more