After the stupendous success of Thani Oruvan, Mohan Raja has directed a film titled Velaikkaran which has Sivakarthikeyan in the lead role. Nayanthara is pairing with Sivakarthikeyan. Fahadh Fazil, Sneha, Prakash Raj, Thambi Ramaiah, Robot Shankar, R J Balaji and Yogi Babu are starring in the film. R D Raja is producing the film under the banner 24 AM Studios.
Anirudh is composing the music while Ramji is handling the camera. Vivek Harsha is taking care of the editing. Recently Mohan raja released the first look poster of Velaikkaran. This poster became viral. The shooting of the film is in the final stages and the post-production works are also underway.
Sony Music acquired the audio rights of the film while Star Vijay has acquired the satellite rights. Now the famous American company ATMUS has acquired the American release rights while the Singapore rights have been acquired by A P International. The film is being released on 29th September on the occasion of Pooja holidays.