Vikram, who will soon starting shooting for his magnum opus ‘Mahavir Karna’, has hit the gym to gain weight for his role in the epic movie.
According to sources, the actor is following a unique diet and workout regime for the project, since he wants to showcase a different bulky physique.
The film will be made at a whopping budget of 300 crore. At present, Vikram is occupied with two Tamil films — ‘Saamy Square’, the sequel to his super hit cop action film ‘Saamy’ and ‘Dhruva Natchathiram’, a slick spy thriller with director Gautham Vasudev Menon.
Breaking the news of ‘Mahavir Karna’ on Instagram, Vikram had posted earlier this year: “A sun rises as the sun sets. Announcing ‘Mahavir Karna’, a hindi magnum opus. ⭐ing Chiyaan Vikram. Director RS Vimal. Producer United Film Kingdom,New York. #mahavirkarna.”