As per reports, Producer Xavier Britto of the upcoming film Master is planning to release his films in Diwali 2020 or Pongal 2021. In a recent interview, the Xavier Britto said he is not interested in OTT release. In the current situation of coronavirus, filmmakers are releasing films on online platforms.
The upcoming film titled Master which features Vijay in the lead role will release in theatres. The producer said, he is ready to wait for the situation of the country to get better and is planning to release the film at the festival of Diwali this year or on Pongal 2021. He also stated that the final decision will be taken depending upon the coronavirus situation.
Master to release on Diwali or Pongal
As per reports, Amazon Prime offered Rs 125 crore to producer Xavier Britto for online release. Talking about the film, it is being helmed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and features Vijay in the role of a professor. Apart from Thalapathi, the film stars Vijay Sethupathi, Malavika Mohanan, and Andrea Jeremiah.
Actor Vijay was last seen in Bigil which was directed by Atlee. In the film, Vijay was seen playing the role of father and son. Bigil was a blockbuster film and performed really well at the box office. The film also featured Jackie Shroff and Nayanthara and is the highest-grossing film of 2019.