Actor Nivin Pauly after the stupendous success of the Malayalam film Premam directed by Alphonse Puthren has now a great fan follower in Tamil Nadu. Now Navin Pauly has donned the lead role in a direct Tamil film titled Richie. This is the remake of the Kannada superhit film Ulidavaru Kandanthe. Sathuranga Vettai fame Nutty, Shraddha Srinath, Lakshmi Priya and Prakash Raj have shared the screen with Nivin Pauly. The film directed by Gautham Ramachandran has been jointly produced by S Company and Cast & Crew. B Ajaneesh Loknath has composed the music while S Pandikumar has handled the camera. Atul Vijay is editing the film. There was an overwhelming response to the recently tweeted first look and teaser of this film. Apart from this going viral, it has increased the expectation level of the film.
The censor board members who saw the film has certified the film with U/A certificate. It was earlier decided to release the audio CD in a function in Chennai. At this juncture, manager Ashok Kumar of Company Productions committed suicide on 21st November. As a mark of respect for him, the audio launch function has been canceled today. It has been decided to release the film on 8th December.