Psycho will be director Mysskin's first movie after Vishal starrer Thupparivaalan, which released in 2017. Billed to be a psychological thriller, we can see Udhayanidhi Stalin playing a lead role while Nithya Menen and Aditi Rao Hydari will be the female leads. Ram, Singampuli, Shaji Chen will also be seen playing key roles in the film.
According to media reports, the post-production work of Psycho got wrapped up recently. Earlier, the movie was set for a December 27, 2019 release. However, for reasons unknown, the released date has now got postponed to January 24, 2020. Udhayanidhi Stalin took to Twitter and released the poster of the movie with a new release date. It goes without saying that the news comes as a disappointment to the fans of Mysskin. The makers recently released the movie’s teaser.
'Maestro' Ilaiyaraaja has composed the music for the film. The song Unna Nenachu was released a while ago and the ‘Illayaraja magic’ in the song has made it a hit. With a series of biggies having January release, we have to wait to know how the movie would perform at the box office. For the unversed, Superstar Rajinikanth’s Darbar is hitting the big screens on January 9, 2020, and Dhanush's Pattas on January 16, 2020. Psycho will also have a box office clash with Jeeva's political drama, Gypsy. Raju Murugan, who rose to fame after his critically acclaimed movie Joker, has directed Gypsy.