Fans of Thala Ajith got a crazy update from the makers of his upcoming actioner Valimai. As a surprise, the makers have now announced that the movie will be released for Pongal 2022. Taking to Twitter, Boney Kapoor wrote, "Happy to announce that #Valimai will hit the screens on Pongal 2022."
Written and helmed by H Vinoth and backed by Boney Kapoor under his production banner Bayview Projects LLP, the film features Huma Qureshi as the female lead. RX100 actor Kartikeya Gummakonda will be seen as antagonist. The first single Naanga Vera Maari from Ajith’s Valimai was released recently and became a chartbuster. Music for the movie is by Yuvan Shankar Raja.
Valimai was initially scheduled for a Diwali release, leading to a box-office clash with Tamil Super Star Rajinikanth’s Annaatthe.