Agilan Movie (2023) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review


March 10, 2023
2hr 11min
Status: released

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Agilan Movie Details:

Movie NameAgilan
Also known asAgilan: King of the Indian Ocean
Country India
Language Tamil
GenreAction, Thriller
Release DateMarch 10, 2023
Running Time2hr 11min
CastJayam Ravi
Priya Bhavani Shankar
Tanya Ravichandran
Directed by N. Kalyanakrishnan
Written byN. Kalyanakrishnan
Produced bySiddharth Ravipati
Senthil Kumar
Cinematography by Vivekanand Santhosham
Edited by N. Ganesh Kumar
Music bySam C. S.
Production CompanyScreen Scene Media Entertainment
Distributor Red Giant Movies
Ayngaran International
Box Office Collectionest. ₹4 crore

Agilan Movie Cast and Characters:

  • Jayam Ravi as Agilan & Nandhan (dual role)
  • Priya Bhavani Shankar as Inspector Madhavi
  • Tanya Ravichandran as Punitha, Agilan’s mother and Nandhan’s wife
  • Madhusudhan Rao as Jananathan, the union leader
  • Hareesh Peradi as Paranthaman
  • Tarun Arora as Kapoor
  • Chirag Jani as Inspector S. Gokul Mehta
  • Harish Uthaman as Nallaperumal, a traffic officer
  • Mime Gopi as Manoj Kumar,
  • Sampath Ram as ship worker
  • O. A. K. Sundar as Sarangan, an officer
  • Sai Dheena as Dilli, a gangster


Agilan is a crane operator, who is also a smuggler at an harbor in Chennai. He works for Paranthaman, who runs a small-time smuggling business. Being ambitious by nature, Agilan strikes a deal with an entrepreneur named Kapoor and is assigned to deport a man who holds confidential secrets of various countries. He also faces trouble from a jealous Paranthaman and Inspector Gokul Mehta, who want to catch and arrest him for his work as a smuggler.

About Agilan Movie:

  • Jayam Ravi plays dual roles as a father and son in the film.
  • The film was initially scheduled to be released theatrically on 15 September 2022 although the release date was postponed, but it was released on 10 March 2023.
  • The film was tentatively titled as JR28. Later, the title of the film was announced to be Agilan.
  • Priya Bhavani Shankar was chosen as the female lead in this film marking her first collaboration with Jayam Ravi.
  • The shooting of the film was wrapped up on 27 May 2022.
  • Agilan was theatrically released on 10 March 2023. The film received mixed reviews from critics.
  • The streaming and satellite rights of the film were bought by ZEE5 and Kalaignar TV.