In a significant move that is reshaping the political landscape of Tamil Nadu, renowned Tamil film actor Thalapathy Vijay has officially entered the political arena by announcing the formation of his political party, Tamilaga Vettri Kazhagam. The Birth of Tamilaga Vettri KazhagamOn a Friday announcement, Thalapathy Vijay revealed the establishment of his political party, Tamilaga Vettri Kazhagam. This marks a crucial step for the actor, known for his mass appeal in the Tamil film industry and beyond. #தமிழகவெற்றிகழகம் #TVKVijay https://t.co/Szf7Kdnyvr— Vijay (@actorvijay) February 2, 2024To Debut in the 2026 Assembly PollsWhile many speculated that Thalapathy Vijay might contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, sources close to the actor suggest otherwise. Instead, the actor is said to be eyeing the 2026 Assembly polls for his potential political debut. This strategic decision allows ample time for party building and strategizing for a more impactful entry into the political fray.Beyond Tamil Nadu: The Potential Reach of the PartyThe scope of Tamilaga Vettri Kazhagam is anticipated to extend beyond the borders of Tamil Nadu. Vijays strong and organized fan base in neighboring states like Kerala and Karnataka is expected to play a crucial role in the partys outreach. This broadening influence could reshape the dynamics of regional politics, bringing a fresh perspective to the political landscape.Thalapathy Vijay: From Actor to PoliticianThalapathy Vijay, often referred to as the Commander by his fans, has enjoyed massive popularity in the Tamil film industry. His decision to step into politics is noteworthy, considering his image as a relatively reticent figure off-screen. The move aligns with the trajectory of iconic actor-turned-politicians in Tamil Nadu, including M G Ramachandran, Sivaji Ganesan, Jayalalithaa, the late Captain Vijayakanth, and Kamal Haasan.