Actor, director, producer, singer – these are all the hats that Dhanush has donned over the years working in the film industry. Having made his debut with the 2002 movie Thulluvadho Illamai, the actor completes 15 amazing years in the cinema industry. Apart from delivering some of the best performances as an actor, Dhanush has through his production house Wunderbar Films produced some of the most successful films like Kaakkaa Muttai, Kaaki Sattai, Visaaranai, Amma Kanakku, Pa. Paandi.

With the recently released Tamil film Pa. Paandi starring Raj Kiran, Dhanush proved that he can not only act and produce but can also direct a full-fledged feature film that would go on to become a box-office hit. 

In a career spanning a decade and a half, he has done it all and he will keep entertaining us this year with his various projects lined up. Here are his upcoming movies that you should not miss at any cost!


Yes, this is the mass title of Rajinikanth's next movie produced by his son-in-law Dhanush under the banner of Wunderbar Films. Rajinikanth has been busy with the shooting of 2.0 directed by Shankar also starring Akshay Kumar as the antagonist will be working for the first time with his son-in-law Dhanush in the film Kaala.The film's title and poster were revealed by Dhanush on social media this morning and it has caught everyone's attention. The film which until now was called Thalaivar 164 is set to release in Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu. 

Directed by Pa. Ranjith who earlier joined hands with the Thalaivaa for Kabali (2016) the film will have music composed by Santhosh NarayananThe musician has composed music for some of the most popular Tamil films like Iraivi, 36 Vayadhinile, Irudhi Suttru, Kabali and many more. 

Kaala is rumored to star Huma Qureshi opposite Rajinikanth and the film shooting is said to be done in parts of Mumbai and Chennai. 

Check out the posters right here.


Velai Illa Pattadhaari 2

Dhanush will be seen sharing screen space with none other than Kajol! In this sequel to the 2014 film Velaiyilla Pattathari, Dhanush will be directed by his sister-in-law Soundarya Rajinikanth who made her directorial debut with the fantasy-animation film Kochadaiiyaan starring her father Rajinikanth and Deepika Padukone in lead roles.

In VIP 2 Dhanush will be reprising his role as Raghuvaran, an unemployed engineering graduate. It will be interesting to watch what the Bollywood star Kajol will bring to the film. VIP 2 is expected to release on 28 July, 2017 and the music department will be handled by the very talented Sean Roldan. This bilingual film, to be made in Tamil and Telugu, will be without a doubt one of the most awaited Dhanush films this year.

The teaser of Velai Illa Pattadhaari 2 was just launched and it is simply mindblowing. If you missed it, you can watch it right here.

Enai Noki Paayum Thota

This film was set to be a Valentine release but it has been postponed for the longest time now probably due to the actor's busy schedule with VIP 2 and Pa. Paandi. Directed by Gautham Menon this film will star newcomer Megha Akash opposite Dhanush. Director Gautham Menon too has been busy with the filming of his film Dhruva Natchathiram with Vikram. The teaser to this romantic-thriller was released a while back and it looks absolutely fantastic! You can watch it right here.

With such major films lined up this year for Dhanush, we can't wait to see what more this multi-talented artist has in store for us!