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

Dear Vaappi

February 17, 2023
2hr 18min
Status: released

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Dear Vaappi Movie Details:

Country India
Language Malayalam
GenreComedy, Drama, Romance
Release date17 February 2023
Running time2h 18m
Niranj Maniyanpilla Raju
Anagha Narayanan
Directed by Shan Thulasi
Written byShan Thulasi
Produced byR Muthaiah Murli
Cinematography by Pandikumar S.
Edited by Lijo Paul
Music byKailas Menon
Production CompanyCrown Films

Dear Vaappi Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Lal as Tailor Basheer
  • Anagha Narayanan as Amira
  • Niranj Maniyanpilla Raju as Riyaz
  • Sri Rekha
  • Maniyanpilla Raju as
  • Sunil Sukhada as Salim, Textiles Owner
  • Jayakrishnan as Haridas, a Businessman
  • Chembil Ashokan
  • Nirmal Palazhi as Najeeb, Riyaz’s Brother In Law
  • Neena Kurup
  • Appunni Sasi as District collector Vijayan
  • Abhiram Radhakrishnan as Ajith
  • Jagadish as Himself (Cameo)
  • Anu Sithara as Himself (Cameo)


Amira’s (Anagha Narayanan) father Basheer (Lal) comes back to his hometown after 30 years of tailoring work in Mumbai and wanted to start his own business in hometown. The story is about the daughter Amira who supports his father for the venture and wanted to see her father’s dream come true.

About Dear Vaappi Movie:

Dear Vaappi is a Indian Malayalam film directed by Shan Thulasi. It stars Lal, Niranj Maniyanpilla Raju, Anagha Narayanan while Sri Rekha, Jagadish, Maniyanpilla Raju, Sunil Sukhada, Jayakrishnan, Chembil Ashokan, Nirmal Palazhi, Neena Kurup etc. play supporting roles.

The principal photography of the film was started in September 2022 and the first look of the film was released on 4 August 2022.

The shooting of the film was held in Thalassery, Mahe, Mysore, and Mumbai and the entire shooting was wrapped up on October 2022. Later the teaser and the trailer was released.

Kailas Menon has composed 5 songs for the movie.

According to the source of Times of India, the film collected Rs 10 lakhs in 3 days.

Dear Vaappi was released on 17 February 2023 in theatres and started an Over-the-top media service stream on 13 April 2023 on ManoramaMAX.