When Jyothika’s recent film Ponmagal Vandhal was released, it took the internet by storm. It became the first Tamil film to get a direct release on the OTT platform. The film was produced by Suriya’s 2D productions. Interacting online with her fans on social media, Suriya said that her upcoming film Soorarai Pottru will not be released directly on OTT platforms as it is a very special film for him and the entire team has worked hard for it . He also said that his fans would experience the film’s release in theaters first.
As far as the film is concerned, Aparna Balamurali will be seen playing the female lead role in Soorarai Pottru and starring Karunas, Kaali Venkat for the lead supporting roles. Under its banners 2D Entertainment and Sikh Entertainment, respectively, by Suriya and Guneet Monga, media reports suggest that the film will feature power-packed stunt sequences in the form of choreographed award-winning international stunt choreographer Greg Powell. The film was directed by the critically acclaimed Sudha K Prasad and will also be dubbed and released in Telugu as Aakasam Nee Haddu Ra.
Soorarai Pottru was scheduled to be released this summer. The release date has been postponed due to lockdown for COVID-19 status. GV Prakash Kumar has composed the background score and audio track for the film. Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal, who will enter his Kollywood with the film, will appear as the main antagonist. So far, the makers have revealed two posters of the film and both look promising. When the teaser was released, it stormed social media.