I trust Vijay completely as he is one of the greatest actors and I have complete faith that he’ll definitely do wonders for the film.”. 39,122 talking about this. Popular Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi will essay the role of legendary Sri Lankan spinner Muttiah Muralitharan in the upcoming biopic '800'. I think he is a very talented actor and he will nail the bowling expressions. Last Updated: 8th October, 2020 15:15 IST Vijay Sethupathi To Play Muttiah Muralitharan In Sri Lankan Off-spinner's Biopic; See Post Actor Vijay Sethupathi is all set to step into the shoes of Sri Lankan off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan in his biopic which will be directed by MS Sripathy. Directed by MS Sripathy, the film is based on the life and struggles of cricketing legend Muttiah Muralitharan. Muttiah Muralitharan Biopic 800 controversy - Why Tamils are opposing Muralitharan's biopic? the makers of the film, Movie Train Motion Pictures and Dar Motion Pictures, announced the project with an official poster. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It was on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 Tamil. 4-min read. The Director of this film is Sreepathi and Malayalam actress Rajisha Vijayan is the female lead. After Muralitharan Biopic Motion Poster Reveal, Netizens Trend 'Shame On Vijay Sethupathi' 800 the movie. Today (October 13), Vijay Sethupathi and Muttiah Muralitharan released the motion poster of the film on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 Tamil. The poster gives us a glimpse of the struggles faced by the legendary cricketer in his illustrious life. Toggle navigation. The first look poster is expected to be out on October 13. He’s very adorable and lovable. The Official Facebook Page of Muttiah Muralitharan One comment said, "#ShameOnVijaySethupathi Murali is a Tamilan but he represents Srilanka & Srilankan. 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Tamil Star Actor Vijay Sethupathi’s upcoming film is a Biopic of legendary cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan. The first poster and the trailer of the biopic, titled 800, which has Tamil star Vijay Sethupathi enacting Muralitharan was released on Tuesday. The recent outpouring of anger against a proposed biopic of cricket legend Muttiah Muralitharan is yet another example of how perception often modifies reality when it comes to Indian films and the biopic genre. Twitterati began trending #ShameOnVijaySethupathi soon after the motion poster was released. CHENNAI: Popular Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi will enact the role of legendary Sri Lankan spinner Muttiah Muralitharan in the upcoming biopic '800'. Vijay Sethupathi, dressed in the test whites of Sri Lankan cricket team, is a spitting image of Muralitharan. Muttiah Muralitharan biopic: Rajisha Vijayan to play female lead in Vijay Sethupathi’s film? Legendary Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan is in the news for his upcoming biopic where the Tamil superstar Vijay Setupathi is all set to play the lead role of the leg spinner who took 800 wickets in the International arena and is regarded as one of the greatest spinners to have ever graced the game. The film is titled ‘800’ and the title poster of this film is unveiled. The film is titled ‘800’ and the title poster of this film is unveiled. 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