Ponmagal Vanthal, the much-awaited legal drama starring Jyothika, is one the many films that had to postpone its release due to the Covid-19 pandemic. With the lockdown to continue for a few more weeks and theatre complexes to remain shut, the film is now scheduled to release directly on Amazon Prime on the 29th of May, 2020. The film is produced by Suriya’s production house 2D Entertainment and directed by debutant director J. J. Fredrick. The music for the film is composed by Govind Vasantha, a founder member of the popular band Thaikudam Bridge and composer of soundtracks in films like 96 and Thambi. Ponmagal Vandhal also boasts of a fantastic ensemble cast of seasoned actors namely K Bhagyaraj, R Parthiepan, Prathap Pothen, Thiagarajan and Pandiarajan.
What’s Ponmagal Vandhal About:
In Ponmagal Vandhal, Jyothika plays a criminal lawyer who prosecutes a gruesome murder case involving young children. Faced with many obstacles during the investigation, will she come out on top and get justice for the victims? The story apart from this basic outline has been kept tightly under wraps possibly to heighten the suspense and anticipation of the film.
Why You Should Watch:
Jyothika has shown her versatility by churning out many power-packed roles and has showcased many strong female-centric characters over the last few years in films like 36 Vayadhinile, Katrin Mozhi, Ratchasi, Jackpot, Chekka Chevandha Vaanam and Thambi. Ponmagal Vandhal promises to be yet another feather in her cap. The film also has a dream team of supporting actors who are thespians in their field. Furthermore, Ponmagal Vandhal looks like the perfect crime thriller with many twists and turns, judging by the impactful trailer.
Ponmagal Vandhal releases on the 29th May so make sure you get and renew your subscriptions for Amazon Prime. Apart from this hyped movie, you can also catch hits like Bigil and Darbar. Stay tuned for our Ponmagal Vandhal review.