|Directed by||Prasath Murugesan|
|Produced by||M. Sasikumar|
|Written by||Prasath Murugesan|
|Music by||Darbuka Siva|
|Cinematography||S. R. Kathir|
|Edited by||Praveen Antony|
Kidaari (English: The rough and tough one)[a] is a 2016 Tamil-language action-mystery film directed by Prasath Murugesan, starring M. Sasikumar and Nikhila Vimal in the leading roles. The film, which is also produced by Sasikumar, features Napoleon, Vela Ramamoorthy, Suja Varunee, and Hareesh Peradi in supporting roles. Darbuka Siva composed the music. This film released on 2 September 2016.
- Sasikumar as Kidari
- Nikhila Vimal as Chembha
- Napoleon as Kottur Durai
- Vela Ramamoorthy as Kombaiah Pandiyan
- Suja Varunee as Loganayaki
- Hareesh Peradi
- Vasumithra as Kombaiah's son
- O. A. K. Sundar as Pulikutthi Pandiyan
- Raam as Ananth Velankar
- Nadodigal Gopal as Pulikutthi's brother
- Thenali (Dindugal Thendral)
- Shobha Mohan
- Mu. Ramas
- K. N. Kaalai
- R. S. Sathish
Sasikumar began work on the film directed by Prasath Murugesan during March 2016 in Chennai. Sasikumar attained the title Kidaari from Samuthirakani, who had previously registered the title when making Kitna. The film was shot briskly over the month of May 2016, lasting 62 days in total, with the makers announcing that the film was entering its final phase during June 2016.
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- "Sasikumar talks on completing Kidari". Retrieved 7 September 2016.
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