His Billa II is just around the corner and everyone is waiting excitedly to see the franchise. But Thala Ajith is already in aggressive preparation for his next role. The latest we hear is that the star is hitting the gym for six hours a day! According to sources, director Vishnuvardhan and Ajith decided to work on his physique and the actor been diligently working out at the gym for three hours in the morning and three hours in the evening. Says the source, “Ajith’s weight has been a topic of discussion for many people. But he’s set to prove people otherwise. He’s getting into top shape for his movie with Vishnu and it will be a treat to watch!”
The star had a severe spinal injury and underwent many surgeries to get it corrected. As a result, sources say he needs to exercise with care.
The film also stars Nayanthara, Arya and Taapsee. Ajith and Nayanthara have started shooting for their portions of the film already. In fact, a schedule was held in Mumbai and they shifted to Bangalore. The unit had to cancel the Bangalore shoot as Ajith fans crowded the mall where they were shooting to catch a glimpse of the star. Eventually, the filmmakers apparently decided to push the shoot.
Meanwhile, we hear the star visited Tirupati with his family to get Lord Balaji’s blessings for his upcoming release.
Source: Times of India (Dated: 11-7-2012)