After releasing the first look and some series of posters Sun Pictures production “Petta” is all set to fire the screens on Pongal day, 2019. Rajnikanth being the main man of the movie, expectations are very high already adding more excitement with the casting of Vijay Sethupathi, Trisha, Simran, Bobby Simha and M.Sasikumar playing vital roles. The movie was directed by Pizza and Jigarthanda fame, Karthik Subbaraj.
Being an ardent fan of Rajnikanth the director of the movie said in all of his previous interviews that the movie is his dream project. After several years Rajnikanth’s three movies are consequently released within a short span of eight to nine months. Kaala released in the month of June 2018, Shankar’s 2.0 is scheduled for November 29 and Petta on Pongal.
Now after the release of Sarkar Sun Pictures are in final stages to finish Petta and works are on full swing to bring to big screens on Pongal day without any further delay. The recent scenario of Tamil Cinema releasing schedules witnessing many confusions with release dates, even for some big production house movies. So the whole crew is carefully working on the date moving with right strategies for promotion.
Ajith starrer Viswasam was planned to be released on Pongal. It is a clash of the two big movies with the stars who have large fan base in Tamil Nadu.