Dhanush's Pakkiri is the Tamil version of the English - French movie titled The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir. The movie is based on the novel with the same title written by Romain Puertolas. Along with Dhanush who makes his debut in a foreign language movie, the film stars Barkhad Abdi and Gerard Jugnot in important roles. The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir is directed by Ken Scott and is produced by Luc Bossi, Jon Goldman, Saurabh Gupta, Aditi Anand, and Gulzar Chahal under the banner of Brio Films, M! Capital Ventures, Little Red Car Films and TF1 Studios.

Music for the movie is composed by Nicolas Errèra & Amit Trivedi as Vincent Mathias handles the camera. The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir recounts an Indian street magician's eventful journey to Paris in search of his father. The marketing and distribution of the Tamil version are done by YNOTX which is a subsidiary of Y Not Studios. YNOTX has distributed an exciting array of movies including Thiagarajan Kumararaja's Super Deluxe and Game Over.

Pakkiri has huge expectations as it has won and had many nominations for several awards. The film won Best Comedy at the Barcelona Sant-Jordi International Film Festival in 2019 and the Ray of Sunshine Award at the Norwegian International Film Festival in 2018. With the buzz, Pakkiri is all set to release on June 21st, 2019.

And now, ahead of the release, the makers have released one more new trailer. It looks exciting and promises to be a quality entertainer. The bookings for the film has opened online and Dhanush fans have been sharing their excitement on the film. Check out the newly released trailer here: