Phoenix teaser: Vijay Sethupathi’s son Surya makes his acting debut in this high-octane actioner | Watch

    The teaser of the upcoming film Phoenix, starring Vijay Sethupathi’s son Surya Sethupathi, is out! 

    Surya Sethupathi makes his debut

    Surya Sethupathi makes his debut

    The official teaser of the debutant Surya-starrer Phoenix is out! Surya Sethupathi, the son of Kollywood’s powerhouse talent Vijay Sethupathi, is making his acting debut in this high-octane actioner. Tamil actor Sivakarthikeyan took to social media to unveil the teaser and wrote, “Happy to launch the teaser of #Phoenix. Best wishes to hero #SuryaVijaySethupathi and director @ActionAnlarasu master for your debut. Wishing the entire team a huge success.” 

    Surya Sethupathi in Phoenix teaser

    The teaser begins with a man demanding over the phone that his men would barge into a juvenile cell and kill a youth. The teaser then showcases a series of shots from a boxing ring to fight sequences, slowly introducing the debutant Surya, as the film's leading man. The young actor appears to play a juvenile offender who is also a boxer.  

    The teaser features familiar faces such as Varalakshmi Sarathkumar, Devadharshini, and Ajay Ghosh, who play pivotal roles in the movie. The teaser continues with high-octane action sequences both inside and outside the boxing ring. Surya seems to be playing an intense role and promises a whistle-worthy performance in this upcoming actioner. The teaser only shows him delivering one dialogue: "Boss, you see it as a game, to us it's life," further piquing the anticipation surrounding his debut role. 

    Check out the new teaser here!

    Earlier it was reported that Surya Sethupathi will be making his lead role appearance in the upcoming film Phoenix. The action entertainer also marks stunt choreographer-turned-filmmaker Anl Arasu’s debut directorial venture. The director had earlier shared a poster of the upcoming film. 

    Surya Sethupathi

    Surya’s earlier stint as a child artiste

    Surya first entered Kollywood as a child actor in his father’s blockbuster film Naanum Rowdy Dhaan, where he portrayed the younger version of Vijay Sethupathi. Directed by Vignesh Shivan, the 2015 film starred Nayanthara as the female lead. Now, Surya is set to take on the lead role in Phoenix. Additionally, he will be collaborating with his father again in Vetrimaaran’s Viduthalai Part 2, where he is rumoured to have a significant role.