Hot Telugu actress Anushka will play the role of Vijay's lady love in his yet to be launched movie Vettaikkaran.
Produced by AVM Balasubramanyam, under the AVM banner the film is Vijay's 49th movie. He will do his 50th movie under his own production banner.
Vijay has completed the shooting of Villu recently and is now busy finalizing the cast and crew of Vettaikkaran.
This title is considered to be a prestigious one, as it was earlier used by the legendary actor MGR in the sixties for one of his block buster movies.
Anushka who is very popular in Telugu, has agreed to be Karthi's pair in the forthcoming Siruthai as well.
Earlier the producer had approached Ileana for the same role. But due to the unavailability of her dates, Anushka was booked.