We already know that Vijay will be playing a doctor and magician in two of his three roles in Mersal, and that these two characters will be picturized on the twins, who get separated at birth. However, speculation is still rife about what the role of the twins father would be, with earlier news alluding that Vijay may be playing a cop in that role.
However, a new poster from the sets of Mersal, before which Atlee can be seen posing, has Vijay in the persona of a politician, standing on a podium, ready to deliver a speech, with several flags and comedian Motta Rajendran in the background. Check it out below:
If Thalapathy is indeed playing a politician as part of the fathers role in Mersal, then the direction where the story could pan out from there become even more interesting.
Images Source: Sri Thenandal