Produced by Ramesh Taurani and Sanjay Routray, the film is scheduled to be released in the winter of 2022.
Vijay Sethupathi, Katrina Kaif sign up for Sriram Raghavan's next thriller, Merry Christmas
Mumbai - 27 Dec 2021 12:55 IST
Vijay Sethupathi and Katrina Kaif have signed up for director Sriram Raghavan's next thriller, Merry Christmas. The film marks the artistes' maiden collaboration with the veteran filmmaker. Produced by Ramesh Taurani's Tips Films and Sanjay Routray's Matchbox Films, the film is expected to be ready for a theatrical release in the winter of 2022.
The makers announced the collaboration on Christmas, with Katrina and Vijay sharing images of the cast on social media.
The film went on the floors this week, and will be shot extensively in Mumbai. It is not yet known if the film will release in multiple languages.
Winter Chills + Festive Thrill = #MerryChristmas— Tips Films & Music (@tipsofficial) December 25, 2021
2022 winter promises a thrilling experience with #SriramRaghavan's next. #KatrinaKaif and @VijaySethuOffl will come together in this film produced by @RameshTaurani and #SanjayRoutray. pic.twitter.com/dzQj1jaPgB
Merry Christmas marks Vijay's second collaboration with a well-known Hindi actress after Annabelle Sethupathi (2021) which featured Taapsee Pannu.
Katrina, who recently tied the knot with actor Vicky Kaushal, was last seen in the Rohit Shetty entertainer Sooryavanshi (2021). The actress also has the Salman Khan-starrer Tiger 3 and Phone Bhoot lined up for release in the coming year.