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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.