Bollywood director Karan Johar had recently praised Dhanush starrer ‘Asuran’ directed by Vetri Maaran. Now, the popular director seems have watched actor Vijay’s latest release ‘Bigil’ directed by Atlee and has showered praises for the film and director Atlee, calling him a superstar director.
Bigil is said to be a sports drama with a high-octane action flavour added to it as actor Vijay is playing the role of a football coach in the film. This is the third time the Atlee is joining hands with Thalapathy Vijay after ‘Theri’ and ‘Mersal’ and looks like the combo have achived a hat-trick of hits.
Taking to his social networking page, Karan Johar posted, “What an absolute festive joy #BIGIL is!!A roller coaster of emotions, triumph and an unparalleled adrenalin rush! #ThalapathyVijay is in top form and makes you want to whistle along! He is BRILLIANT! @Atlee_dir goes on to prove he is the master of This game!! SUPERSTAR DIRECTOR”.Interestingly, there has been a buzz that director Atlee will be directing Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan next ever since the Bollywood star wished Atlee and Vijay after watching the trailer of ‘Bigil’ and calling the film ‘Like a Chake De On steroids’. With Karan Johar, who is known to be a close friend of Shah Rukh Khan also praising Atlee now, the fans are positive that SRK’s next film will be Atlee.