After the massive success of his gangster film Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu, Tamil superstar Silambarasan T.R., popularly known as Simbu, is all set to entertain his fans with a power-packed performance in his upcoming film Pathu Thala.
Touted to be a high-octane gangster thriller, the film is a Tamil remake of Obeli N. Krishna’s 2019 Kannada film, Mufti, which starred Siva Rajkumar in the lead role. Interestingly, the upcoming version is also directed by Obeli N. Krishan.
Pathu Thala Star Cast
The film, produced by K.E. Gnanavel’s Studio Green in association with Dr. Jayantilal Gada’s Pen Studios, Pathu Thala stars Gautham Karthik in the lead role along with Silambarasan, and it is the first time two promising actors of the industry are collaborating with each other.
Karthik was last seen in the Ezhil directorial Yutha Satham. Along with Pathu Thala, Karthik has “August 16, 1947” in his pipeline for 2023. The upcoming remake also stars Priya Bhavani Shankar in the female lead role, with Gautham Vasudev Menon, Kalaiyarasan, Teejay Arunasalam, and others onboard to play pivotal roles.
Pathu Thala Release Date
The filming of Pathu Thala was wrapped up in Nov 2023, and it was scheduled to hit the big screens on 30 March 2023.
Meanwhile, the post-theatrical streaming rights of the film have been acquired by one of the leading streamers, Amazon Prime Video. Reportedly, the streamer paid a whopping amount of Rs. 26 crores to acquire the OTT rights of the Tamil action entertainer. However, no official announcement of the deal has been rolled out yet.
Pathu Thala Trailer
The trailer of the movie was launched on March 18, 2023, and has garnered over 1.5 crore views so far. The film is sure to be a treat not only for Silmabarasan fans but also for action genre lovers. The trailer focuses on Simu’s mass grey-shaded character called AGR. It is loaded with action sequences and powerful punch dialogues.
About the Film
The plot of the Studio Green production revolves around a police officer who takes on a dreadful underworld don. The film has music and background score by legendary music maestro A.R. Rahman.
The technical team of the film includes Farook K Basha as cinematographer, Praveen KL as editor, R. Shakthi Saravanan as action choreographer, and RS Ramakrishnan as the dialogue writer.