Vijay Anthony, who was introduced to film industry as music director, has carved a special image for himself as hero as well. Films like Nakili, Dr Saleem, Bichagadu, Yaman, Indrasena and Kasi were runaway hits at the box-office, thereby establishing a strong market in Tamil as well as in Telugu. His Bichagadu has become equally popular in Telugu film industry. Based on his earlier films, distributers are simultaneously releasing his every film in Telugu.
Vijay Antony is playing cop for the first time in his upcoming Tamil film ‘Thimiru Pudichavan’. The motion poster of the film was released recently and it has got a record number of digital views. This film will also have Telugu dubbed version. Telugu title will also be announced soon. Nivetha Peturaj is playing the female lead opposite Vijay. Daniel Balaji is playing an important role. The film is being directed by Ganesha, a former associate of SS Rajamouli. Fatima Vijay Antony is producing the film under Vijay Antony Film Corporation banner. Richard M Nathan is handling the cinematography. Vijay Antony is giving musical scores.