Vaibhav to play the lead in Pizza sequel The Villa

The actor will play the lead opposite Sanchitha Shetty in the sequel to the 2012 hit film

Vaibhav, the Saroja and Mankatha actor, has landed a plum role. He will play the lead role in The Villa, which is a sequel to last year’s super hit film Pizza.

To be produced by Thiru Kumaran Entertainment, the producers of Pizza, the film will be directed by debutant Deepan Chakravarthy.

While Vaibhav will be the protagonist, Sanchitha Shetty will be the leading lady. Santhosh Narayanan will take care of music, and Leo John Paul will handle editing. Art work is by Mayan.

The Villa will also be a unique entertainer, on the lines of Pizza. It will keep the audience on the edge of their seats,” said sources.