Kashmir Earthquake: Leo makers confirm that Thalapathy Vijay and team members are safe

The reports on Kashmir earthquake have left the entire world deeply shocked and worried. The Leo team, who have been shooting in Kashmir, has now confirmed that they are safe.

Updated on Mar 22, 2023   |  07:31 AM IST  |  172.9K
Leo, Thalapathy Vijay, Lokesh Kanagaraj
Leo co-writer Rathna Kumar and production banner 7 Screen Studio confirmed that the team is safe and sound (Credits: Twitter)

The reports regarding massive earthquakes in various parts of Asia, including India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan have left the entire world in deep shock and worry. When it comes to India, various parts of the North including Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi-NCR, and others, experienced earthquakes that marked a magnitude of 6.8 on the Richter scale. As per the reports, people of Jammu Kashmir and Delhi-NCR ran out of their houses and buildings after they experienced tremors, on Tuesday night. 

Meanwhile, the makers of Leo, the upcoming Thalapathy Vijay-Lokesh Kanagaraj project took to their official social media handles and confirmed that the team members, who have been shooting in Kashmir, are safe and sound.

Thalapathy Vijay and Leo team members are safe

For the unversed, leading man Thalapathy Vijay, director Lokesh Kanagaraj, and the rest of the cast and crew members of Leo have been shooting for the film in Kashmir, since the beginning of this year. The cast and crew members of the much-awaited project are planning to wrap up the Kashmir schedule by the upcoming weekend. However, the reports regarding the Kashmir earthquake left the fans of Thalapathy Vijay and film fanatics deeply worried.

But, Rathna Kumar, who is the co-writer of Leo, and production banner 7 Screen Studio confirmed that the entire team members are safe and sound with a hilarious Twitter post, immediately after the reports came out. "BLOOODY #Earthquake," reads the scenarist's Twitter post. The production banner, on the other hand, shared a funny gif of senior comedian Vadivelu shivering, along with a note that reads: "We are safe nanba - Team #LEO"

Thalapathy Vijay and Lokesh Kanagaraj with Leo team

About Leo

The Lokesh Kanagaraj directorial, which started rolling in Kashmir by the beginning of 2023, is majorly shot at various locations in Kashmir. As per the reports, Thalapathy Vijay, leading lady Trisha Krishnan, director Lokesh Kanagaraj, a few other cast members, and the entire technical crew are currently in Kashmir, for shooting. Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt and actor-director Gautham Vasudev Menon, who are playing pivotal roles in Leo, wrapped up their portions for the film last week. Leo is slated to hit the theatres on October 19, this year, as an Ayudha Pooja special release.


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