Viral Story: What MK Stalin had to say after watching the movie 'Nenjukku Needhi', starred by his son Udhayanidhi

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin has on Sunday had a special screening of the movie 'Nenjukku Needhi' starred by his son Udhayanidhi Stalin. The movie has been slated for a theatrical release on May 20.

Being Udhayanidhi's first movie after becoming an MLA and being a remake of Bollywood superhit 'Article 15', Nenjukku Needhi has a slew of reasons why it has gained major expectations from across and beyond the borders. A week ahead of the movie's release and when the team has been busy with the final phase of work to get the movie to the theatres, MK Stalin has spent his time watching the movie on Sunday - May 15.

According to reports, MK Stalin has watched 'Nenjukku Needhi' at a private theatre in Nungambakkam. After watching the movie, Stalin has expressed his review that the movie has come good and he has extended his warm wishes to the entire cast and crew. The Chief Minister said that he had liked the movie very much and he was joined by the entire movie team. Nenjukku Needhi has been made as a political drama directed by Arunraja Kamaraj.

The movie is bankrolled by Boney Kapoor under his banner Bayview Projects along with Zee Studios and Romeo Pictures. While Udhayanidhi Stalin plays the lead role, Aari Arjunan, Tanya Ravichandran, Shivani Rajasekhar, Suresh Chakravarthy, Ilavarasu, Ramesh Thilak, and Sayaji Shinde played important roles.ย It is distributed by Udhayanidhi Stalin's Red Giant Movies and the music is composed by Dhibu Ninan Thomas.

In May 2020, Boney Kapoor had purchased the remake rights of the Hindi movie 'Article 19' in Tamil and the principal photography began in April 2021. The title 'Nenjukku Needhi' was named after the autobiography of Udhayanidhi's grandfather M Karunanidhi. The movie was initially slated for a release in March 2022. However, it was deferred to avoid clashes with the movies like Etharkkum Thunindhavan and Radhe Shyam.ย