The makers are planning to push the release date to September since on 30 August Prabha’s ‘Saaho’ is hitting the screens.

Suriya and KV Anand have joined hands for the third time for Kaappaan which is touted to be an action thriller.  It was announced that the film will hit the screens on August 30.


The makers want to get more screens for Kaappaan since Saaho, being a pan-India film, has managed to acquire more screens. So they are in a plan to push the film’s release to September.

However, an official announcement on the same is still awaited.

Kaappaan has been scripted jointly by director KV Anand and veteran writer Pattukottai Prabhakar with the former wielding the megaphone for it. Kaappaanis being bankrolled by A Subashkaran on a huge budget under his banner Lyca Productions.

Kaappaan also has Mohanlal, Arya, Sayyeshaa, Boman Irani and Poorna in pivotal roles. The film’s shooting began in London last year and will be shot in various places including New York, Brazil, New Delhi and Hyderabad.

Harris Jayaraj is the music composer for this flick with Abhinandan Ramanujam roped in as the cinematographer and editing are done by Anthony.