|Directed by||Ganesh Vinayak|
|Produced by||S. Nandagopal|
|Written by||Ganesh Vinayak|
|Music by||D. Imman|
|Distributed by||Sri Thenandal Films|
|December 16, 2016|
Veera Sivaji (English: Courageous Sivaji) is a 2016 Tamil action comedy film directed by Ganesh Vinayak, starring Vikram Prabhu and Shamili in the leading roles. The film began production during July 2015. It was released worldwide on December 16, 2016 and met with extremely negative reviews and was a disaster at the box office.
Shivaji, a taxi driver, has to arrange money for his niece's surgery. Things go awry when he gets entangled in a web of deceit.
- Vikram Prabhu as Sivaji
- Shamili as Anjali
- Manisha Shree as Anjali's friend
- G. Marimuthu as Anjali's father
- Rajendran as CBI Officer
- VTV Ganesh as Security Officer
- Yogi Babu as Ramesh
- Robo Shankar as Suresh
- Andreanne Nouyrigat as Foreign Lady
- Mahanadi Shankar as Prisoner
- John Vijay
- Mansoor Ali Khan
- Rio Raj
- Kaavya Sha as Soppana Sundhari (song appearance)
Producer Nandagopal announced that he had signed on Vikram Prabhu to star in his film during July 2015 and that Ganesh Vinayak, who had made Thagaraaru (2013), would direct the film. The film also marked the return of former child actress Shamili, who had taken a sabbatical after a brief foray into films in 2009. Featuring an ensemble cast including Rajendran, John Vijay and Robo Shankar, the first schedule of Veera Sivaji was shot in Pondicherry from September 2015. A song choreographed by Dinesh was pictured on the beaches of the town, later that month. The film's first schedule was finished in November 2015, with the makers revealing that the film would focus on a relationship around Vikram Prabhu's character and a child. A second schedule for the film was filmed across Chennai from mid November 2015.
|Soundtrack album by|
|Released||31 August 2016|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Label||Sony Music India|
|D. Imman chronology|
|1.||"Thaarumaaru Thakkaalisoru"||Rokesh||Silambarasan, Maria Roe Vincent||4:17|
|2.||"Soppanasundari"||Arunraja Kamaraj||Vaikom Vijayalakshmi||4:22|
|3.||"Thavazhndhidum Thangapoove"||Aravi||Bombay Jayashri||5:18|
|4.||"Adada Adada"||Yugabharathi||Sriram Parthasarathy, Shreya Ghoshal||4:06|
|5.||"Thaarumaaru Thakkaalisoru" (Version 2)||Rokesh||Deepak, Maria Roe Vincent||4:17|
|6.||"One Man Show Theme"||Instrumental||2:10|
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