Most anticipated tamil movies
Most anticipated tamil movies

2019 is here and we already seen Petta and Viswasam ruling the box office in the January month. Still many films are yet to release including the stars like Vijay, Suriya, Vikram, Nayanthara, Siva Karthikeyan, Ajith Kumar and more. Here is the list of most anticipated tamil movies of 2019.


Petta is Thalaivar’s 3rd film in 7 months after 2.O and Kaala. Jigarthanda director Karthik Subbaraj directs the film. The film has star casts like Vijay Sethupathi, Sasi Kumar, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Simran and Trisha. Anirudh is the music director and already “Marana Mass” is the hit among the fans. The fans are so much interested to see Rajinikanth as Mass hero after long time. Read the review of Petta movie here.


Thala Ajith and Siruthai Siva joins for the 4th time and it got titled as Viswasam. Nayanthara is pairing opposite to Ajith. D. Imman is the music director. “Adichi Thooku” is already a hit number. Yogi Babu, Robo Shankar and Thambi Ramaiah and “Yennai Arindhal” fame baby Anikha are the other casts in the film. Read the review of Viswasam movie here


Actor Suriya and director Selvaraghavan joining for the first time in Nandha Gopalan Kumaran (NGK). This film is said to be a political drama featuring Sai Pallavi, Rakul Preet Singh, Jagapathi Babu. Yuvan Shankar Raja has been roped as music director. It is being produced by Dream Warrior Pictures.


The hit combo Actor Vijay and director Atlee joins for the third time after Theri and Mersal films. “Thalapathy 63” now titled as Bigil is said to be a sports drama, featuring lady superstar Nayanthara in the lead role.

Also read Bigil first look poster

Vijay and Nayanthara are teaming up after 10 years. A R Rahman is back for the 3rdconsecutive Vijay film. Comedian Vivek also roped in the film along with Yogi Babu. This sports drama is produced by AGS and is to be released during Diwali 2019. It is rumored that there are 16 heroines in this sports entertainer and special training has been given to the cast

Kadaram Kondan

Actor Vikram is the hero in this film produced by Kamal Haasan under his banner Raaj Kamal Films International. “Thoongavanam” movie director Rajesh M. Selva is directing this thriller film. Kamal Haasan’s daughter Akshara Haasan is the actress in this movie. This film is slated to released on 19th July, 2019.

Mr. Local

It was officially confirmed in the summer of 2018 that Sivakarthikeyan and Nayanthara will act together for the second time. Studio Green will be producing the movie. Both the actors acted in ‘Velaikkaran’ movie which was a good hit. The film “OKOK” fame M. Rajesh is the director for Mr. Local.

Uriyadi 2

Uriyadi 2 is a sequel to 2016 hit political thriller “Uriyadi”. Vijay Kumar returns as Lenin Vijay in this sequel. Actor Suriya is producing the movie under his banner 2D Studios. The movie “96” music director Govind Vasantha has been chosen as music director for this thriller movie. This movie has created a hype and is sure the most anticipated movie of 2019.


Dhanush and director Vetrimaran joins for the fourth time after the hit movies “Polladhavan”, “Aadukalam” and “Vada Chennai”. Manju Warrior and Nawazuddin Siddiqui are other casts in the film. The music director is GV Prakash Kumar and is produced by Kalaipuli S. Thanu. Surely this film is an anticipated movie mainly due to the hero – director combo. The shooting started in the January month and it may release within 2019 end.

Nerkonda Paarvai

Thala 59 now titled as “Nerkonda Paarvai” is the remake of the Amithabh Bachchan and Tapsee Pannu starrer bollywood hit movie “Pink”. H Vinoth directs this remake film and it is the first time Ajith Kumar acts under this director. Actress Vidya Balan and Shraddha Srinath are the other casts in the film. This movie is scheduled to release on 10 August 2019, but preponed two days earlier on 8 August.

Kanchana 3

Kanchana 3 is the Tamil horror comedy franchise film series Muni/Kanchana. Raghava Lawrence returns as Raghava, with two female actresses Oviya and Vedhika. S. Thaman is the music director for this film. Sun Pictures produces this franchise movie and it is slated to release on 19 April 2019.


Kaapaan is the Tamil action thriller movie directed by K.V.Anand. Suriya playing the lead role and this is his third combination with K.V.Anand after Ayan (2009) and Maattrraan (2012). Kaapaan is Surya`s 37th film as an actor. The film also stars Malayalam Superstar Mohanlal along with Arya and Sayyesha.

Harris Jayaraj is composing music for the film, while it is produced by Lyca Productions. The film is set to be released on 30 August 2019.


Lokesh Kanagaraj made his promising direction debut through Maanagaram in 2017. The young director got the next project “Kaithi” starring Karthi in lead role. The film is expected to be released on 25 October 2019, coinciding with the Diwali festival. The film also stars Narain and Dheena. The film’s soundtrack was composed by Sam C. S. Dream Warrior Pictures, the same production company behind Maanagaram has done the production for Kaithi.

Also, Read Most Anticipated Tamil Movies of 2020