The actor-director duo of Dhanush and Karthik Subbaraj is back with yet another special gangster thriller. This film, D40 titled 'Jagamey Thanthiram'. The film’s title resonates from Superstar Rajnikanth’s song in 'Nianaithale Inikkum'. The first look poster for the film came out today and the fans can’t keep calm. The poster depicts a collection of gangsters holding out their guns in Tamil style. While Dhanush himself dressed in all white, shirt and a dhoti pleasing the mass audience.
This Karthik Subbaraj directorial is being bankrolled by Sashikanth under the banner ‘YNot Studios’. Dhanush and Aishwarya Lekshmi feature as the lead pair of the film. However, the film has a remarkable cast that includes Kalaiarasan, Jojo George, Chinni Jayanth, Vadivukkarasi, Deepak Paramesh and James Cosmo of 'Game of Thrones' fame, in supporting roles.
Santhosh Narayanan did the music composition for this film. Sreyas Krishna is responsible for the cinematography of the film. The filmmakers recently announced on social media that ‘Trident Arts’ are the distributors for this upcoming Tamil film.
There are media reports that believed that the film was to titled 'Suruli' for a long duration of time. However, 'Jagamey Thanthiram' has a much more mass and a catchy feeling to it. The film’s tentative release date is 1st May 2020.