"We've not given up"... Director Gautham Menon share a heartfelt statement on delayed release of Dhruva Natchathiram

(This article is authored by Alar)

Fans have been eagerly waiting for the release of Chiyaan Vikram and Gautham Vasudev Menon's spy thriller Dhruva Natchathiram, which has been in the making since 2018. The film, which features Vikram as a secret agent named John, was supposed to hit the screens on November 24, 2023, but was postponed at the last minute due to some unforeseen issues.

However, the director has not given up on his vision and passion for the film and has assured the audience that the film will soon see the light of the day. In a heartfelt statement, Menon thanked the fans for their unending love and support and said that he and his team are doing everything within their power and beyond to overcome the hurdles and get the film out in theatres worldwide.

His statement read, "We would be lying if we said we're not disappointed with not being able to meet the date. This note is to assure the audience that we've not given up on the film. We are doing everything within our power and beyond to cross these hurdles and get Dhruva Natchathiram out in theatres for you."

"All of you, the audience, have been our biggest cheerleaders. The unending love and support from you has been overwhelming & reassuring. Our hearts are full, and we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for being our pillar of strength," he added.

"As we navigate these final stages, we eagerly anticipate the day we can share our creation with you. The film will soon see the light of the day and we can't wait to embark on this cinematic journey of John & Team Basement together with you", he ended.

Dhruva Natchathiram is said to be a high-octane action thriller, with a stellar cast that includes Ritu Varma, Aishwarya Rajesh, Simran, Radikaa Sarathkumar, Parthiban, Vinayakan, and others. The film has music by Harris Jayaraj, and cinematography by Jomon T John, Manoj Paramahamsa, and Santhana Krishnan.

The film has been shot in various locations across the world, including New York, Chennai, Coonoor, Bulgaria, Turkey, and Abu Dhabi. The film’s teaser and trailer have received a positive response from the fans, who are eagerly waiting to see Vikram in a stylish and suave avatar.

Dhruva Natchathiram is one of the most anticipated films of the year, and we hope that it will soon grace the big screens and entertain the audience. Until then, fans keep their fingers crossed and hope for the best.