Suriya's upcoming mass action family entertainer, Etharkkum Thunindhavan, being produced under the prestigious Sun Pictures banner and directed by Pandiraj is gearing up for a massive release soon, with reports stating the film might hit screens for Christmas. Suriya is acting in a full-length role under Pandiraj's direction after the actor had previously produced Pasanga 2 (2015) and Kadaikutty Singam (2018) under his 2D Entertainment banner. With an official statement awaited on Etharkkum Thunindhavan's release, the makers on Thursday surprised fans informing that a big update awaits them on Friday (November 19) at 12 p.m. Below is Sun Pictures' tweet: 

Fans have been waiting for an update on Etharkkum Thunindhavan for quite some time now and this latest announcement will no doubt add to the excitement. The buzz has been huge, especially after an intense teaser was released  on the occasion of Suriya’s birthday carrying the film's title announcement. This latest statement from Sun Pictures for Etharkkum Thunindhavan comes at a time when Suriya is in the middle of big controversy surrounding his recent release Jai Bhim in which he plays the role of an advocate and is based on real life incidents from 1995. 

Etharkkum Thunindhavan is gearing up to be a big film and includes an ensemble star cast featuring Doctor sensation Priyanka Arul Mohan as the female lead, followed by veterans Sathyaraj, M. S. Bhaskar and Saranya Ponvannan, with Vinay Rai, Ilavarasu, Subbu Panchu, Dhivya Dhuraisamy, Master and Bigg Boss Tamil 5 fame Ciby Chandran, Vada Chennai actor Saran Shakthi and others in major supporting roles. The film also includes a stellar technical team on board that includes the likes of blockbuster composer D. Imman, cinematographer R. Rathnavelu and editor Ruben.