Arun Vijay is in the golden phase of his career. After Yennai Arindhal he had a career high with Chekka Chivantha Vaanam and Thadam. Now he has boxer film lined up and with another Magizh Thirumeni lined it is indeed a great time for Arun Vijay. Magizh Thirumeni and Arun Vijay are a winning combination. Both their films together have been thrilling experiences. In fact Thadaiyara Thakka was the film which helped identify Arun Vijay as an actor and proved to be a turning point in his life. The film had a gripping narrative and was hailed as one of the best in Arun Vijay’s career.
The expectation was naturally very high when the duo joined together for Thadam. Thadam was another thriller which worked very well with the audience and it is further proof that the audience have finally accepted Arun Vijay as a hero. He deserves it after years of struggle. Now the big news is that Arun Vijay is all set to team up with this a wonderful young director. Karthick Naren who wowed us all with Dhurvuvangal 16 is the director. Arun Vijay is the hero while Priya Bhavani Shankar is the heroine. Prasanna is all set to play the villain opposite Arun Vijay. Prasanna has already played the villain in Myskkin’s Anjathe.
The film’s first look has now been released, affirming the title to be Mafia. The poster features Arun Vijay in three different avatars. While the actor wields a gun in a couple of avatars, the third one has him donning a swimskin, along with a breathing apparatus. The title comes with the tagline Chapter 1, making it quite clear that Karthick intends to make a franchise out of this project.