Four-time National Awardee known south Indian actor Dhanush K Raja has acted in around 50 films in his career so far, here we are updating Upcoming Movies of Dhanush with Release Date, Budget, Star Cast & More.
Dhanush was born on 28 July 1983 to the known south director and producer Kasthuri Raja. Dhanush started his acting career in 2002 through coming of age drama Thulluvadho Ilamai, which became a sleeper hit at the Box Office and also marked his first Kollywood success. The film was directed by his brother Selvaraghavan.
The actor got his first National Award as the Best Actor from sports film Aadukalam (2010), and further made his debut in Bollywood through romantic drama film Raanjhanaa (2013) where he starred alongside Sonam Kapoor.
The talented actor has his own production house named Wunderbar Films, he, under the production house, bankrolled his first movie ‘3’ in the year 2012. It was directed by his former wife Aishwarya Rajinikanth. she is the eldest daughter of superstar Rajinikanth, the couple part ways on 17 Jan 2022, after being in 18 yrs of togetherness.
However, Dhanush has received two national awards as a producer also, his films Kaaka Muttai(2014) and Visaranai (2015) won the award in the category of Best Children’s Film and Feature film in Tamil respectively.
From 2017 Tamil comedy-drama film Pa Paadi marked the directorial debut of Dhanush. Apart from being a successful Actor, Producer, and Director. The talented actor has also broken many records in singing too, his song ‘Why This Kolaver Di'(2011) was the first Indian song that crossed the 10 crore views on SM Platform YouTube.
His other song Rowdy Baby (2018) is the first Telugu song that has been viewed over 100 crore times on YouTube. He has given many successful Films like Polladhavan(200), Aadukalam (2010), 3, Maryan(2013), Kodi (2016), Maari (2015), Raanjhana, etc.
In the year 2019, period action Tamil film Asuran marked the second national award for Best Actor for Dhanush. His full name is Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja, he adopted the name Dhanush after being inspired by the 1995 Kamal Haasan starrer film Kuruthipunal.
Dhanush Upcoming Movies 2022 & 2023
|Movie||Budget||Release Date||Star Cast||Director||Producer|
|Maaran||N/A||11 Mar 2022||Dhanush, Malavika Mohanan||Karthick Naren||Sendhil Thyagarajan, Arjun Thyagarajan|
|The Gray Man||Rs 1490 crore||2022||Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Ana De Armas, Dhanush||Anthony Russo and Joe Russo||AGBO, Roth/Kirschenbaum Films|
|Thiruchitrambalam||N/A||March 2022||Dhanush, Raashi Khanna, and Nithya Menen||Mithran Jawahar||Kalanithi Maran|
|Naane Varuven||N/A||Jun 2022||Indhuja Ravichandran, Dhanush||Selvaraghavan||Kalaipuli S. Thanu|
|Vaathi/Sir||N/A||N/A||Dhanush, P sai Kumar, Samyuktha Menon||Venky Alturi||Sithara Entertainments and Fortune Four Cinemas|
Dhanush’s action-thriller Maaran is directed and written by Karthick Naren, Malayalam actress Malavika Mohanan starring in the counterpart lead actress to Dhanush in the film.
Maaran is backed by Sendhil and Arjun Thyagarjan under Sathya Jyothi Films. The direct OTT release Maaran streaming from 11 March, 5 PM.
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2- The Gray Man
The actor will next be seen in a Netflix big-budget film The Gray Man, an action thriller movie, Dhanush will be starring alongside known Hollywood faces Ryan Gosling, Chis Evans, Ana De Armas. The film is directed by Russo brothers, who have directed the Marvels’ Captain America and Avenger films series.The shooting of the film was concluded in July 2021, The Gray Man will be streamed on the platform soon.
It is a romantic comedy film, written and directed by Mithran Jawahar. It stars Dhanush, Raashi Khanna and Nithya Menen in the main lead roles other actors Priya Bhaani Shankar, Prakash Raj, and Bharathiraja will be playing pivotal roles in the film.
Thiruchitrambalam is produced by Kalanithi Maran under his production house Sun Pictures. Though there is no official confirmation by makers some reports suggest that it will be released in March 2022.
4- Naane Varuven
Reportedly Dhanush will be playing a dual role in this thriller, It is directed by Selvaraghavan, it will mark the reunion of both the brothers Dhanush and Selva after a decade.
It is backed by Kalaipuli S. Thanu under the banner V Creation, music is given by Yuvan Shankar Raja, Naane Varuven will hit the theatres in June 2022.
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) February 11, 2022
Vaathi is a bilingual film written and directed by Venky Alturi, it is shot in both languages Tamil and Telugu simultaneously. It is titled ‘Sir’ in Telugu. Dhanush will be playing the titular role of Vaathi/Sir in the film, other actors include Samyuktha Menon, P. Sai Kumar, and Tanikella Bharani.
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) January 7, 2022
The production of Vaathi went on floors on January 2022, produced by Suryadevara Naga Vamsi and Sai Soujanya under the banner Sithara Entertainments with the collab of Fortune Four Cinemas. G.V. Prakash Kumar is a music composer.