Naane Varuven Movie (2022) Cast & Crew, Release Date, Story, Review, Poster, Trailer, Budget, Collection

Naane Varuven

September 29, 2022
2hr 2min
Status: released

Trailer, Teaser & Videos

Where to Watch Naane Varuven (Stream)

Amazon Prime Video

Naane Varuven Movie Details:

Country India
Language Tamil
Release date29 September 2022
Running time2hr 2min
Indhuja Ravichandran
Elli AvrRam
Yogi Babu
Directed by Selvaraghavan
Written byDhanush
Produced byKalaipuli S. Thanu
Cinematography by Om Prakash
Edited by Bhuvan Srinivasan
Music byYuvan Shankar Raja
Production CompanyV Creations
Distributor Ayngaran International, Ahimsa Entertainment (UK)

Naane Varuven Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Dhanush in a dual role as
    • Prabhu is Kathir’s twin brother and the main protagonist.
      • Sylvensten as young Prabhu
    • Kathir is Prabhu’s twin brother and the main antagonist.
      • Frankinsten as young Kathir
  • Indhuja Ravichandran as Bhuvana, Prabhu’s wife
  • Elli AvrRam as Madhuri, Kathir’s wife
  • Hiya Davey as Sathya, Prabhu’s daughter
  • Prabhav as Sonu
  • Prabhav as Manu
  • Prabhu as the psychiatrist
  • Yogi Babu as Guna, Prabhu’s colleague
  • Aajeedh Khalique as the Paranormal investigator
  • Shelly Kishore as Janaki, Kathir’s and Prabhu’s mother
  • Saravana Subbiah as Kathir and Prabhu’s father
  • Thulasi as Bhavana’s mother
  • Aroul D. Shankar
  • Selvaraghavan as the unnamed serial killer (cameo appearance)


Prabhu is an average suburban man for whom his family is everything. His life is turned upside down when his daughter Satya is possessed by the ghost of a little boy.

Naane Varuven Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Worldwide Collection₹30 crore

Naane Varuven Movie tracklist:

1.“Veera Soora”SelvaraghavanYuvan Shankar Raja, Muthu Sirpi3:26
2.“Rendu Raaja”DhanushDhanush, Yuvan Shankar Raja3:23
3.“Pinju Pinju Mazhai”YugabharathiSid Sriram5:27
4.“Yaarum Illa”VivekAnthony Daasan3:24

About Naane Varuven Movie:

Naane Varuvean is a Tamil horror thriller film directed by Selvaraghavan and produced by Kalaipuli S. Thanu under V Creations. The film stars Dhanush in dual roles, alongside Indhuja Ravichandran, Elli AvrRam, Prabhu, and Yogi Babu, while Selvaraghavan makes a cameo appearance.

Kalaipuli S. Thanu announced a project with Dhanush with the tentative title D44.

On 14 January 2021, the film’s title was announced to be Naane Varuven.

It was reported that Dhanush himself wrote the story of the film.

Naane Varuvean marks Dhanush’s reunion with Selvaraghavan after Mayakkam Enna (2011).

Dhanush plays dual roles in this film. For his role, the actor had undergone archery training.

Principal photography of the film began on 16 October 2021. On 16 February 2022, the next schedule of the shoot started in Ooty.

On 11 April 2022, it was revealed that Dhanush had wrapped up shooting for the film.

The film’s soundtrack and background score are composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja collaborating with Dhanush for the seventh time, followed by Maari 2, Yaaradi Nee Mohini, Pudhupettai, Kaadhal Kondein, Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan and Thulluvadho Ilamai.

Naane Varuvean was released worldwide in theaters on 29 September 2022 a day prior to the release of Ponniyin Selvan: I. The film was also released in the UK and Europe by Ahimsa Entertainment.

The satellite rights of the film were sold to Sun TV, while the digital streaming rights were acquired by Amazon Prime Video. The film began digitally streaming on Amazon Prime Video from 27 October 2022. It was premiered on Sun TV on 25 December 2022 on the occasion of Christmas.

Naane Varuvean received mixed-to-positive reviews from critics.

On the first day of its release, the film collected over ₹7.30 crores in India. Despite clashing with Ponniyin Selvan: I after one day of its release, the film managed to collect over ₹30 crores.