Jailer, a 2023 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film, is helmed by director Nelson and produced by Kalanithi Maran of Sun Pictures. Rajinikanth takes on the lead role, with support from Vinayakan, Ramya Krishnan, Vasanth Ravi, Sunil, Mirnaa Menon, and Yogi Babu.
The project was officially announced in February 2022, initially referred to as Thalaivar 169, denoting Rajinikanth’s 169th film, before being officially titled Jailer in June. Shooting kicked off in Chennai in August 2022, concluding in June 2023. The music is orchestrated by Anirudh Ravichander, while Vijay Kartik Kannan and R. Nirmal managed the cinematography and editing, respectively.
Jailer Movie Overview
|Budget||Rs 200 Cr+|
|Release Date||10 August 2023|
|Running Time||2 Hr 30 Mins|
|Star Cast||Rajinikanth, Jackie Shroff, Mohan Lal, Vishnu Vishal, Siva Rajkumar, Tamannaah, Sunil, Vinayakan|
|Producer||Kalanithi Murasoli Maran|
Jailer Movie Release Date
The movie’s filming started in early 2023, featuring stars like Rajinikanth and Mohan Lal. Initially set for April, the release was delayed due to production, finally hitting theaters on August 10 to great success.