Prabhu Deva's Theal which was scheduled to release in theatres this Friday, December 10, has been postponed indefinitely to a later date due to reasons unknown. Studio Green, who has produced Theal, made the announcement about the postponement, last night (December 6). The official statement from the makers read, "Due to certain unforeseen situations, the release of #Theal is postponed for now. A new release date will be announced soon. Thank you for your support. We will meet you soon with the film🙏". GV Prakash's Jail, Shanthnu Bhagyaraj's Murungakkai Chips, Blue Sattai Maaran's Anti Indian are some of the movie's that will release as per plan in the coming weekend.
Theal is an action entertainer that is directed by popular actor Hari Kumar of Madurai Sambavam fame. Produced by Studio Green, the film has music composed by Sathya C and features Comali fame, Samyuktha Hegde, as the female lead. The trailer of Theal had released a few days back and the trailer suggested that the film will be a mainstream commercial masala potboiler catering to the masses. However, the film's release has now been pushed by a few more days and the new release date is expected to be finalized soon.
Prabhu Deva was last seen in the action drama, Pon Manickavel which featured him as a cop for the first-ever time. Directed by AC Mugil Chellappan, Pon Manickavel had a direct OTT release on the Disney Hotstar platform, opening to mixed reviews. Prabhu Deva also has Bagheera lined up for release. Bagheera is a psycho-thriller which is directed by Adhik Ravichandran of Trisha Illana Nayanthara fame. Bagheera will feature Prabhu Deva in multiple avatars and it is expected to attract the youth audience.
Prabhu Deva is also working on Poikkal Kuthirai which is helmed by Santhosh P Jayakumar of Hara Hara Mahadevaki and Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu fame. The film features Varalaxmi Sarathkumar and Raiza Wilson in supporting roles. For now, check out the latest official statement on the postponement of Prabhu Deva's Theal here:
Due to certain unforseen situations, the release of #Theal is postponed for now. A new release date will be announced soon. Thank you for your support. We will meet you soon with the film🙏 pic.twitter.com/iGbaYwEpXf— Studio Green (@StudioGreen2) December 6, 2021