Directed by Arunraja Kamaraj of sports drama Kanaa fame, Nenjuku Needhi is an Tamil political drama film, which is the remake of Anubhav Sinha directorial and Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Hindi crime drama film Article 15, which received critical acclaim in every aspect including direction, script and the performance of the star cast.
Nenjuku Needhi, which features actor-cum-fillmmaker-cum-politician Udhayanidhi Stalin reprising the role of Ayushmanna from the original movie as a police officer, has been released today, on May 20th, 2022.
As per media sources, the title of the film has been taken from the autobiography of the lead actor’s grandfather M. Karunandhi, who served as the Chief minister of Tamil Nadu for 5 times. The Boney Kapoor production is the second directorial venture of Arunraja Kamaraj.
Nenjuku Needhi Star Cast
Along with lead actor Udhayanidhi Stalin who has played as IPS S. Vijayaraghavan, the film also stars Aari Arujunan as Kumaran, Tanya Ravichandran as Adhithi, Shivani Rajshekhar as Kurinji, Suresh Chakravarthy as Sundaram Iyer.
Other than these stars, the film features Yamini Chander, Ilavarasu, Mayilsamy as Vellalan, Abdool Lee, Ratsasan Saravanan, Ramesh Thilak, Sayaji Shinde, Ravi Venkatraman and Ashvin Raja in supporting roles.
Nenjuku Needhi OTT Release Date
The film released theatrically today and was distributed by Udhayanidhi Stalin’s production and distribution house Red Giant Movies in Tamil Nadu. It was originally scheduled to release in Early March 2022, but to avoid clash with megastar Suriya’s Etharkkum Thunindhavan, the film was delayed to May 21.
The post-theatrical rights of the film have been acquired by Sony LIV while Kalaignar TV brought has bought its satellite rights. The film will have its post- theatrical steaming four weeks after the cinema release date.
You can stream this hit movie from 23rd June, only on Sony LIV.
— Sony LIV (@SonyLIV) June 16, 2022
Nenjuku Needhi Reviews
As we know, the movie has hit the big screen today, it is receiving amazing response from the fans and is flying high with terrific reviews from the social media with loads of appreciations for Stalin’s performance. Also, the direction and the powerful dialogues, written by Tamizharasan Pachamuthu are also being lauded by audience. Overall, the film is turned-out-to be a solid remake and is going to do even better in the upcoming days.