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Directed byAndrew Louis
Produced byPradeep
StarringArjun Sarja
Vijay Antony
Ashima Narwal
Music bySimon K. King
Edited byRichard Kevin.A
Diya movies
Release date
May 2019
Running time
122 minutes

Kolaigaran (English: Killer) is an upcoming Indian Tamil-language action crime thriller film directed by Andrew Louis.[1] The film stars Arjun Sarja, Vijay Antony and Ashima Narwal in the main lead roles while Nassar and Seetha play supportive roles.[2][3] The music is scored by Simon K. King [4] Principal photography of the film commenced on 5 June 2018.[5]



The first look poster of the film featuring Vijay Antony and Arjun Sarja was unveiled on 5 June 2018.[6] The shooting of the film went on floors on the same day following a ceremonial pooja. The film is directed by Andrew Louis as his second assignment, who is also the friend of Vijay Antony and eventually returned to his directorial venture after a decade who also shot to prominence for his 2012 directorial venture Leelai.[7] Vijay Antony was signed to play the lead role while he was busy shooting for Thimiru Pudichavan.[8]

The filmmakers roped in Arjun Sarja opposite Vijay Antony to play an important role in the film while he was committed for Irumbu Thirai (2018).[9][10] Indian-Australian model Ashima Narwal was also approached to play the female lead role in the film with the latter making her Tamil film debut.[11] The role of Ashima is speculated to be an innocent character named Dharani from Hyderabad. However the filmmakers refused to reveal the exact roles of Vijay Antony and Arjun.[12] The filmmakers have revealed that about half of the portions of the shooting segment was completed and as of 29 December 2018 it was also reported that Arjun Sarja has wrapped his shoot portions of the film.[13] The shooting of the film entirely shot and set in Chennai.



  1. ^ "Vijay Antony's next, Kolaikaran". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  2. ^ "Kolaigaran Movie: Showtimes, Review, Trailer, Posters, News & Videos | eTimes". m.timesofindia.com. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  3. ^ HaribabuBolineni (2018-05-17). "Action King Arjun With Antony". Chitramala. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  4. ^ June 5, Silverscreen On; 2018 (2018-06-05). "Arjun Sarja Bags A Key Role In Vijay Antony's Kolaikaran". Silverscreen.in. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  5. ^ Ratda, Khushboo. "Vijay Antony and Arjun Sarja starrer Kolaigaran first look is sure to leave you excited". Pinkvilla. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  6. ^ "'Kolaigaran' first look: Vijay Antony and Arjun Sarja's film poster looks impressive - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  7. ^ "Antony And Arjun To Start Shooting For 'Kolaigaran' Today". Hixic. 2018-06-05. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  8. ^ "Vijay Antony's next is Kolaikaran". Deccan Chronicle. 2018-05-17. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  9. ^ "Kolaigaran, not a typical hero-villain film". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  10. ^ "Arjun's intriguing role in Kolaigaran". Deccan Chronicle. 2018-07-27. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  11. ^ "Meet Ashima, Vijay Antony's heroine in Kolaigaran - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  12. ^ "கொலைகாரன் படத்தில் வில்லன் மட்டுமல்ல ஹீரோவுக்கும் சர்ப்ரைஸ் வைத்த படக்குழு…". samayam Tamil (in Tamil). 2018-06-05. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  13. ^ Manik, Rajeshwari; December 29, an On; 2018 (2018-12-29). "Arjun Sarja Wraps Shoot For Andrew Louis' 'Kolaigaran'". Silverscreen.in. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
  14. ^ Kolaigaran Soundtrack List

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