Cricketer Irfan Pathan Turns Villain To Vikram

Cricketer Irfan Pathan Turns Villain To Vikram

The makers of Tamil star Chiyaan Vikram's ongoing 58th film made a surprising announcement last night. None other than former Indian cricket star Irfan Pathan will be joining the film for a crucial role.

This yet-untitled film marks Irfan's acting debut. Talking about his new stint, Irfan said he is looking forward to the new venture. Even though the makers have not made an official announcement, it's being rumoured in Kollywood circles that Irfan will be playing the chief antagonist's role in the movie. Irfan also participated in the super hit dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Aaja, in 2015,

Coming to his career, Irfan was one of the most successful all-rounders in Indian cricket history. He played 173 matches and took 301 wickets and scored 2821 runs. He also has a century to his credit.

Directed by Ajay Gnanamuthu, Vikram's 58th film iw being produced by Lalith Kumar. AR Rahman is composing the music.