According to the latest reports in the industry, Vijay Sethupathi has been approached to play an important role in Sivakarthikeyan starrer Maaveeran which is about to kick off with its principal shoot. Though the actor is yet to give in his consent fully, sources say that the role is a special one which he would definitely pick.

Maaveeran is directed by Madonne Ashwin of Mandela fame, while the music will be taken care of by Bharath Shankar. Mandela had recently won the National Award for the best Tamil debut film, and the best dialogues.