Fans can now breathe a sigh of relief. Vijay’s forthcoming mega release Thuppaki has been grabbing headlines, being caught up in a never-ending title controversy with Kalathuppki. Things reached such a state that frustrated fans made phone calls to Kalathuppki ‘Ravidevan’ giving death threats.
Thuppaki has not yet completed shooting. Though the talkie portions are over the unit will be soon heading to Bangkok this week for a song shoot. The last two songs for Thuppaki have been pending for a long time since heroine Kajal Aggarwal could not make it through. Nevertheless the unit is confident of wrapping up the shoots in time .There are further updates that Thuppaki’s Karnataka rights are bagged by leading distributor Bangalore Srikanth for a record price. After unconfirmed reports of Thuppaki releasing on Diwali, an official press release from Gemini film circuit has brought cheers to many. Despite the title issue they have confirmed Vijay’s Thuppaki as a sure shot Diwali release, i.e 13th November 20 12. Regarding the title case the issue will be sorted out latest by September 10th. “And if at all there are any more problems director AR Murugadoss will go for a name change,” reveal sources. As for now fans are looking forward to the audio launch event this month from composer Harris Jayaraj.