"This morning, the sunrise was extremely special."
A picture of Suriya and Sachin Tendulkar is going viral on social media.
The actor took to his Instagram handle and shared the picture with the cricket legend.
Suriya captioned the picture: “Respect & Love!! @sachintendulkar.”
The Etharkum Thunindhavan actor, who is a huge fan of Sachin Tendulkar, spent quality time with him.
The legendary duo can be seen posing with smiles for the camera.
Fans have been reacting to the picture in the comments section with a lot of heart and fire emojis.
Sachin Tendulkar took to his Twitter page and revealed that he met Suriya on February 16, 2023.
Sharing the picture, he wrote in Tamil: “This morning, the sunrise was extremely special. It was wonderful meeting you @Suriya_offl, Best regards.”
Meanwhile, recently, a video of Suriya from the gym while working out surfaced on social media and went viral.
Reports suggested that the actor is sweating it all and bulking up for Suriya 42.
In the video, he is seen doing pull-ups and flaunting his biceps.
Disha Patani is the female lead of the film.
Suriya, the lead in the film is said to be playing a warrior in the film, which is being made in 3D format.
Suriya 42 also features a stellar star cast including Kovai Sarala, Yogi Babu, Anand Raj, Redin Kingsley, Ravi Raghavendra, and others.
The film will reportedly be in two parts and Devi Sri Prasad will be composing the music.
On the work front, after completing Suriya 42, Suriya will begin shooting with director Vetri Maaran for Vaadivaasal.
Recently, there were reports that the film Vaadivaasal got shelved.
However, producer Kalipuli S Thanu called out the rumours and requested everyone not to spread such rumours.
He said: “These are baseless rumours. People seem to spread such news for their 10-minute fame.
“I request fans not to believe this news. The film is still on and the pre-production work is currently underway.”
The film is an adaptation of a Tamil novel of the same name.
The highly-anticipated film will unfold against the backdrop of Jallikattu, the ancient sport practised in Tamil Nadu in which a bull must be captured.
The background tracks for the upcoming film will be composed by GV Prakash.
The Tamil actor will also play a cameo role in Akshay Kumar’s Soorarai Pottru Hindi remake.