March 2020 Edition
We Magazine Logo

India's first and only magazine to get into India Book Of Records and Asia Book Of Records

Vijay Sethupathi to play Muttiah Muralitharan in new biopic.

October 15, 2020 | 15:56 IST | CineBuzz |

Cricket fans are eagerly waiting for Vijay Setupathi`s new movie,
where the actor will be playing the role of Muttiah Muralitharan, a
player and coach for the Sri Lankan team.

The movie is a biopic of the veteran cricketer, whose journey in the
Sri Lankan cricket team, will be highlighted . The poster shows
Vijay Sethupathi with a remarkable likeness to the cricketer.


The movie is titled 800, with reference to Muttiah Muralitharan`s
unparalleled record of 800 wickets in Test matches. The motion
poster and the first look poster was released today before the
Chennai -Hyderabad cricket match . Commenting on this movie
,Vijay Sethupathi earlier in the week said that he was honoured to
be a part of a landmark project.


The movie is directed by MS Sripathy, and the music is by
Sam C.S. The composer tweeted that he was happy and proud to
be a part of this emotional and epic biopic.