Vijay will be joining the 3 Idiots remake team on February 25th, 2011. Director Shankar and his team are currently camping in Ooty and shooting portions involving Jeeva and Srikanth.
The film’s music director Harris Jayraj has scored a song already and this will be filmed on the lead pair Vijay and Ileana on his first day on the sets.
There was a lot of speculation on who would don the lead role in this 3 Idiots tamil remake, which was originally done by Aamir Khan in Hindi, with names like Vijay and Surya hitting the spotlight. Finally, it is Vijay who will do the lead role.