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Vizithiru poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byMeera Kathiravan
Produced byMeera Kathiravan
Written byMeera Kathiravan
Venkat Prabhu
Music bySathyan Mahalingam
CinematographyVijay Milton
Edited byPraveen K. L.
N. B. Srikanth
Release date
  • 3 November 2017 (2017-11-03)

Vizhithiru (English: Stay awake) is a 2017 Tamil action thriller film written and directed by Meera Kathiravan, who debuted with Aval Peyar Thamizharasi.[1] The film which began production in 2012 after numerous delays released in 2017.


The film has Krishna playing the lead, with Venkat Prabhu, Dhansika, Vidharth, Abhinaya, Deiva Thirumagal Sara Arjun, Thambi Ramaiah, Nagendra Babu (brother of Chiranjeevi) and new faces Rahul Bhaskaran and Erica Fernandes in important roles.[2] Playback Singer Sathyan Mahalingam is done his Debut as a Music Composer, While Vijay Milton will handle the cinematography, Praveen K. L. and N. B. Srikanth have been roped in as editors.[3] The film's first look photo shoot took place recently.[4] Set in Chennai, the film happens within 12 hours. It was shot completely around Ritchie Street, Mount Road and Vepery.[5]



It was first reported that talks were on with Yuvan Shankar Raja to compose music,[6] but singer Sathyan Mahalingam was finalized as the composer.


  1. ^ "Venkat set to act!". Times of India. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
  2. ^ "Venkat Prabhu to feature in multi-starer". Indiaglitz. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
  3. ^ "Bollywood calling!". Times of India. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
  4. ^ "Venkat Prabhu's next is a multi-starrer!". Behindwoods. Retrieved 5 November 2012.
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  6. ^ "Bollywood calling! - The Times of India". The Times Of India.

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