The title of the movie directed by Nelson Dileepkumar with Rajinikanth in the lead role has been announced. The title of the movie is Jailer. Producers Sun Pictures made the title announcement. The first look poster of the film has also been released.
The poster hints that the film will be an action drama, and it's going to be a different genre from Nelson's earlier films. The shooting of 'Thalaivar 169' titled Jailer will commence in July. Shiva Rajkumar is expected to play the antagonist in 'Thalaivar 169' titled Jailer.
This is Rajinikanth's 169th film. Nelson had earlier announced that pre-production work on the film would begin in July 2022. Filming is set to begin in August. Reportedly, the major portion of the film will be shot in Chennai. The director has just completed the script work for the first half of the film.
Details of the cast and crew of the film have not been released. Reportedly, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Priyanka Mohna, Ramya Krishnan, and Sivakarthikeyan will join the film's cast.
Anirudh Ravichandran has composed the music for the film. This is Anirudh's fourth collaboration with Nelson. This is Anirudh's third collaboration with Rajinikanth. Anirudh composed the music for the films Durbar.