Allu Arjun, Rashmika Mandanna and Fahadh Faasil's Pushpa broke all the box office records. The second part of the film will be going on floors soon. While reports suggest Pushpa: The Rule is still in the development stage, rumours are rife that Vijay Sethupathi might join the film.
As per reports, the makers of Pushpa: The Rule have approached Vijay for an important role in the sequel which is expected to have a face-off between Allu Arjun and Fahadh's characters. Reportedly, Vijay was approached for the first part titled Pushpa: The Rise to play the role of a forest officer. However, due to date issues, the actor had to let go of the film.
Vijay was recently seen in Lokesh Kanagaraj's Vikram with Kamal Haasan and Fahadh. He will be seen in Raj & DK's web show titled Farzi co-starring Shahid Kapoor and Raashii Khanna. It will release on Amazon Prime Video.
Pushpa: The Rise released in Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil and Kannada on December 17, 2021.
(Source: India Today)