Ace director Gautham Menon is all set to direct Ilayathalapathy Vijay for an action thriller. Gautham Menon, who is currently busy with the Hindi version of Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa, will begin his next Tamil project with Jiiva soon. After completing these two projects he will start Vijay’s film. Vijay is currently busy with Shankar’s Nanban and will team up with A.R. Murugadoss for a big budget venture soon.