Jagame Thandhiram, the highly anticipated upcoming project marks the first collaboration of Dhanush and Karthik Subbaraj. The movie, which is one of the most-awaited upcoming projects of Tamil cinema, was originally supposed to hit the theaters in May 2020. But the release of Jagame Thandhiram is now delayed indefinitely due to the coronavirus threat.
However, the latest reports suggest that Jagame Thandhiram is now gearing up for OTT release. According to the rumour mills, the makers are already in talks with some of the leading OTT platforms, for the same. The team is planning to ditch the theatrical release for the movie, as the coronavirus threat is increasing day by day, and seems like it might not go away for a long time. But, there is no official confirmation on this report yet.
Earlier, it was reported that Jagame Thandhiram might hit the theaters as a Christmas 2020 release if the coronavirus threat ends. The reports had suggested that the gangster thriller might get pushed to next year, and will be released for Pongal 2021 if it is not getting a 2020 release. However, the team is expected to make an official announcement on the release of the movie, very soon.
Jagame Thandhiram, which scripted by director Karthik Subbaraj himself, revolves around a don from Tamil Nadu who migrates to London under a particular situation. Dhanush is playing the central character in the movie, while Game Of Thrones fame James Cosmo appears as the lead antagonist.
The movie features Aishwarya Lekshmi and Sanchana Natarajan as the female leads opposite Dhanush. Kalaiyarasan, Malayalam actor Joju George, Soundararaja, Devan, Vadivukkarasi, Chinni Jayanth, Ashwanth Ashokkumar, and so on appear in the supporting roles. Santhosh Narayanan has composed the songs and background score. Jagame Thandhiram is bankrolled by Y Not Studios.