Thug Life OTT Release Date, OTT Platform, Time, Cast, Watch Online

Thug Life Movie OTT Release Date, Time, Cast, OTT platform, Trailer, and many more details can be checked in this article. Thug Life movie is expected to hit the theatres on 26 April 2024 tentatively. The film industry has changed and the new generation of movie makers is trying to present movies in a new way, but there are a few yesteryear actors and directors who presented movies in a whole new way many years ago. We can see a few of the senior directors changing their paths and trying to adapt to the present taste of the audience, ending their careers. But there are few other directors like Mani Ratnam, who has always made movies in his own style for more than five decades in Tamil.

If there is any announcement about the movie directed by Maniratnam, not just the Tamil audience but the audience from all other languages will wait for the release of the movie. Mani Ratnam recently announced a movie with the encyclopedia of Indian cinema, Kamal Haasan, which created waves in the Tamil film industry. Makers have released a title announcement video recently on the occasion of Kamal Haasan’s birthday and confirmed the title as “Thug Life.” If you would like to know more details about this crazy combination movie, read this article completely until the end.

Thug Life Movie OTT Release Date, Digital Rights, and Satellite Rights

“Thug Life” is directed by the talented and legendary director Mani Ratnam, as mentioned earlier. Mani Ratnam made a strong comeback with the recent blockbuster “Ponniyin Selvan 1&2.” Even though Ponniyin Selvan made wonders in Tamil, it was not appreciated by the audience from other languages. Let us hope that Mani Ratnam will make a strong comeback in other languages with “Thug Life,” as the movie stars Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan in the lead role, who is familiar to the audience from all languages in the country.

Movie NameThug Life
OTT PlatformTBA
OTT Release DateTBA
Theatrical Release Date26 April 2024 (Tentative)
DirectorMani Ratnam
StarringKamal Haasan, Trisha, and others
LanguageTamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi
Film IndustryKollywood

Thug Life Movie OTT Release Date

Thug Life digital rights information is yet to be announced by the makers and movie is expected to hit the screens on 26 April 2024 tentatively. Actor Kamal Haasan is in the best stage of his career after a few disappointments in the last few years. Even though Kamal Haasan has a huge fan base, his movies somehow failed to entertain the audience in the theaters, but “Vikram” gave a boost to his career once again. He announced many movies after the huge success of “Vikram” with a few young directors and is now working with the legendary Mani Ratnam, which is kind of a festival for fans of both Kamal Haasan and Mani Ratnam.

Mani Ratnam worked with Kamal Haasan in the year 1987 for the movie “Nayagan,” which is one of the biggest blockbusters and a classic that is loved for the mesmerizing performance of Kamal Haasan. As soon as the combination of Mani Ratnam and Kamal Haasan was announced, every movie fan was elated, as they were sure about witnessing another classic with a brilliant performance from Kamal Haasan. The principal photography of this movie is yet to begin, and so the movie team hasn’t announced any particular release date yet. We can expect the announcement of the OTT release date only after the theatrical release.

Thug Life Movie OTT Platform (Digital Rights)

The movie team strategically announced the cast of this movie just a few days before the title announcement, and the main cast of this movie is stunning, with many stars like Jayam Ravi, Dulquer Salmaan, Trisha, and a few others. Actress Trisha shared screen time earlier with Kamal Haasan for the movie “Manmadan Ambu” back in 2010 and now, after 13 long years, she is part of another movie with Kamal Haasan. She has been selective with the scripts for the last few years and has been appearing in movies alongside big stars while at the same time playing lead roles in women-centric movies.

Jayam Ravi and Dulquer Salmaan both worked with Mani Ratnam earlier and it is good to see film makers making multi-starrers with senior actors and young actors together. Despite the star cast, another interesting and never-ending combination of Mani Ratnam and music director AR Rahman is another advantage for this movie. We can expect another chartbuster from this combo soon. Everyone is eagerly waiting for the completion of this movie and the makers haven’t made any announcements on the details of the OTT platform yet.

Theatrical Release Date: 26 April 2024 (Tentative)

Digital Rights: TBA

OTT Release Date: TBA

Satellite Rights: TBA

Satellite Release Date: TBA


“Thug Life” movie team hasn’t revealed any details about the main plot. As per the title announcement video and the title of the movie, it looks like a story of a thug from the past and the incidents that took place in his life.

Cast & Crew

“Thug Life” movie stars Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan in the lead role, while other prominent roles in the movie are played by Trisha Krishnan, Jayam Ravi, Dulquer Salmaan, Abhirami and Nassar.

“Thug Life” movie is written and directed by Mani Ratnam. This movie is produced by Kamal Haasan, Mani Ratnam, R. Mahendran & Siva Ananth under Raaj Kamal Films International banner in association with Madras Talkies. Music of this movie is composed by AR Rahman and cinematography is handled by Ravi K Chandran.

Thug Life Trailer

“Thug Life” is yet to complete its shoot and there is no teaser or trailer available as of now. You can take a look at the title announcement video below.

Thug Life Movie OTT: FAQ

  1. Is Thug Life Released?

    Thug Life makers are yet to confirm the release date.

  2. Where can I watch Thug Life?

    Theatres, Thug Life will be released in theatres somewhere around April 2024.

  3. Is Thug Life available on OTT?

    No, Thug Life is not available on OTT but it will be available after 6 weeks of theatrical run.

  4. What is the OTT Release date of Thug Life Movie?

    The OTT Release date of Thug Life is expected to be in May 2024 tentatively.

  5. Who bought Thug Life Movie OTT Rights?

    Not Confirmed, Thug Life makers haven't revealed the details about the movie's OTT rights.

  6. What is the Thug Life OTT Rights Price?

    According to the media reports Thug Life has been sold to a leading OTT platform for Rs 45 crores.

Final Words

“Thug Life” will be another path-breaking and record breaking movie in Tamil. As three legends like Mani Ratnam, Kamal Haasan and AR Rahman are joining hands, expectations for this movie are already sky high. Let us just wait for the completion of shoot so that we can witness this epic combination on screens soon.

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Bhargav Reddy

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