Jailer: Director and this popular co-star drop exciting deets on the Superstar starrer...

(This article is authored by Alar)

Superstar Rajinikanth is all set to enthrall his fans with his upcoming film ‘Jailer’, directed by Nelson Dilipkumar. The film, which is reported to be a suspense thriller, will feature Rajinikanth as a jail warden who has to deal with a prison break. The film has an ensemble cast of actors from different industries, such as Mohanlal, Shiva Rajkumar, Jackie Shroff, Sunil, Tamannaah, Ramya Krishnan and Vasanth Ravi.

The shooting of ‘Jailer’ has been wrapped up recently and the post-production work is underway. The makers are expected to announce the release date soon and also unveil the first single track or a making video. And Nelson Dilipkumar recently addressed the press at a public event and revealed that Rajinikanth has wrapped filming on his scenes for the film Jailer. In addition, Nelson confirmed that the next movie update is on the way.

Adding to the exciting update, Vasanth Ravi, who is known for his impressive performances in ‘Tharamani’ and ‘Rocky’, has recently opened up about his role in ‘Jailer’ and shared some exciting details about the film. He said in a recent interview that Nelson Dilipkumar has created a role for Rajinikanth akin to anything he's played in any of his 168 films. He said it was an honor to share the screen with Rajinikanth and was impressed by the actor's professionalism and modesty on set.

The music of the film is composed by Anirudh Ravichander, who has previously collaborated with Rajinikanth in ‘Petta’ and ‘Darbar’. The film is produced by Sun Pictures, who have also bankrolled Rajinikanth’s blockbuster ‘Enthiran’. The plot revolves around a feared gangster and his men who plot to escape from prison but are foiled by a strict jailer. The story revolves around the jailor's attempts to thwart the gang's plan.

Cinematography by Vijay Karthik Kannan, Stunt Shiva is working as the action director for Jailer. Also Pallavi Singh is working as Stylist & Costume Designer in Jailer, and R Nirmal will take care of editing. The upcoming action drama will be set in the same genre as the director's past projects in dark comedy action, which is intruiging considering the star's fitting in this kind.