Look who’s back in the most-swashbuckling avatar! It’s none other than Raju Bhai aka Suriya. Known for his acting prowess and handsome looks, Suriya is ready to offer his fans something new. And the proof for that would be Anjaan’s teaser trailer. Directed by N.Lingusamy, Anjaan’s teaser was released at the prestigious Vijay awards. Following the massive launch, social media sites were stormed-up with the teaser, so much so that it began trending instantly – therefore garnering over 1.5 million hits in less than 48 hours.
The teaser commences with Yuvan Shankar Raja’s thumping music, followed by a stylish entry by the rugged-yet-suave looking Raju Bhai. Donning those dashing sunnies, Surya is seen whacking, kicking and smashing bottles on his victim’s head. Suriya will be seen playing the role of a Mumbai gangster in the film – this clearly explains the heavy action sequence the teaser portrays. That’s not all! The actor shall essay dual roles in this film.
With hardcore stunts and racy chase sequences, the teaser showcases some gritty action to the audience. After giving us fist-fights and hard-hitting punch sequences with his film Run
, director Lingusamy has delved further into the Action genre introducing mafia-style gun fights with Anjaan. He also gives us glimpses into the star-studded cast that the movie boasts of. The list of actors include – Manoj Bajpai, Dalip Tahil and Rajpal Yadav. Another fine bullet in this biggie is the hunk, ‘Thuppaki Baddie
’, Vidyut Jamwal
also features the most sought after actress of tinsel town, Samantha
as Raju Bhai’s love interest. Sultry siren Chitrangada
will shake a leg with Suriya for a special number. But the penultimate part of the teaser is undoubtedly the punch-line Raju Bhai audaciously delivers – "Chinnatha vetu saththam ketta odane bayandhu parakka naa enna puraava? Ninnu nithaanama iraiya thookittu pora kazhugu da."
(You think I am a pigeon that flees at the sound of a cracker? I wait patiently and seize the prey, I am the Eagle!)
Produced by UTV Motion Pictures and Tirupathi Brothers, the film’s cinematography is handled by Santosh Sivan and editing by Antony. Considering the huge fan-base Suriya has in Tollywood, the film will be dubbed in Telugu and will be released as Sikander. The much-awaited high-voltage entertainer is said to release on August 15.
View the teaser of the film right here: