Superstar Vijay's new film is a gritty political thriller which has been directed by AL Vijay.
The film also features actress Amala Paul as the female lead.
After watching A. L. Vijay's period drama film Madrasapattinam, Vijay was impressed by the the director and contacted him for a new project.
Apparently the actor agreed to do the film in fifteen minutes of hearing the script.
Amala's role was initially offered to Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Yami Gautam.
A major part of the film was shot in Spain while the title track was shot in Mumbai.
The film's last few scenes are being shot in Australia at present.
Ragini Nandwani, Sathyaraj, Rajiv Pillai play pivotal roles.
After wrapping up 'Thalaivaa' Vijay will start working on his next project 'Jilla'.