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‘800’ first look: Vijay Sethupathi is unrecognisable as Muttiah Muralitharan

The Kollywood actor and Sri Lankan cricketing legend received collectively on a digital chat to debate the film not too long ago, in the course of the ongoing IPL telecast

The movement poster and first look of Vijay Sethupathi as cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan from the upcoming biopic 800, is out. The movie might be directed by M.S. Sripathy.

The Kollywood actor and Sri Lankan cricketing legend additionally received collectively on a digital chat to debate the film not too long ago, in the course of the ongoing IPL telecast, earlier than the primary look was revealed.

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The movie is produced by Film Prepare Movement Image & Dar Footage. Composer Sam CS and cinematographer RD Rajasekar are additionally on board.

In line with the official synopsis, 800 is a fast-paced and humorous biopic, and might be a transferring portrayal of one in all cricket’s most sensible and divisive characters, and a story of ethnicity and pleasure. The movie might be shot in Sri Lanka, U.Ok, Australia, and India. The shoot will begin initially of 2021 and the film is ready to launch on the finish of 2021.

The movie might be made primarily in Tamil, and also will be dubbed in all South Indian languages, in addition to Hindi, Bengali, and Sinhalese. A world model with English subtitles can be being deliberate.

Muttiah Muralitharan on ‘800’: ‘I trust Vijay Sethupathi to nail my bowling expressions’

The Sri Lankan spin legend and Tamil actor talk about collaborating for the upcoming biopic

Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi is all set to essay the position of Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan within the upcoming cricket biopic 800.

Talking on Star Sports activities’ pre-show Cricket Reside about how he felt about Vijay Sethupathi taking part in his position within the movie, Muralitharan mentioned, “As soon as the script was prepared, we thought the perfect match for this film is none aside from Vijay Sethupathi. I believe he’s a really proficient actor and he’ll nail the bowling expressions. I belief Vijay fully as he is likely one of the best actors and I’ve full religion that he’ll positively do wonders for the movie.”

Vijay Sethupathi on his half mentioned that it was very nice to hearken to Muralitharan’s story and spend time with him. “He is sort of a stamp, he makes a mark wherever he goes along with his charming character and character. I like his actual life persona, as a result of followers have seen him in matches on the sphere, however only a few have gotten an opportunity to know Murali sir’s character off the sphere. He’s such a ravishing individual and his story must be informed,” he remarked.

800, a fast-paced and humorous biopic shall be a shifting portrayal of certainly one of cricket’s most sensible and divisive characters, and a story of unorthodoxy, ethnicity, and delight. The movie shall be shot in Sri Lanka, U.Okay, Australia, and India. The shoot will begin firstly of 2021 and the film is ready to launch on the finish of 2021.

The movie shall be made primarily in Tamil, and also will be dubbed in all South Indian languages, in addition to Hindi, Bengali, and Sinhalese. A global model with English subtitles can be being deliberate.

Watch the movement poster launch of ‘800’ on Star Sports activities 1 and Star Sports activities 1 Tamil with Vijay Sethuapathi and Muttiah Muralitharan on October 13, 2020 from 6pm onwards forward of the conflict between the Chennai Tremendous Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad