Sardar Movie Poster


October 21, 2022
2hr 46min
Status: released

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Sardar Movie Details:

Country India
Language Tamil
Release date21 October 2022 (India)
Running time2hr 46min
Raashii Khanna
Rajisha Vijayan
Chunky Pandey
Narrated by
P. S. Mithran
Directed by P. S. Mithran
Written byP. S. Mithran
Pon Parthiban
Bipin Ragu
Produced byS. Lakshman Kumar
Cinematography by George C. Williams
Edited by Ruben
Music byG. V. Prakash Kumar
Production CompanyPrince Pictures
Distributor Red Giant Movies

Sardar Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Karthi in a dual role as:
    • Agent Sardar Chandra Bose, an ex-RAW field operative and Vijay’s father
    • Inspector Vijay Prakash, a publicity-cop police officer, and Sardar’s son
  • Raashii Khanna as Shalini, a lawyer, Vijay’s love interest (Voice dubbed by Ashmini Balakrishnan)
  • Rajisha Vijayan as Indhrani, Bose’s wife and Vijay’s mother
  • Chunky Panday as Maharaj Rathore
  • Laila as Sameera Thomas, a social activist and Timmy’s mother (Voice dubbed by Savitha Reddy)
  • Rithvik as Timothy alias Timmy, Sameera’s son
  • Munishkanth as Paavadaisami, Vijay’s adopted uncle
  • Syed as Raw Agent
  • Sengottuvel as Kathiresan, Vijay’s Friend
  • Ashwin Kkumar as Rathore’s hitman
  • Yugi Sethu as Agent Karapampoochi
  • Avinash as Victor (Chetta)
  • Yog Japee as Chandra Mohan, RAW Chief
  • Mohammad Ali Baig as P. K. Abraham, NSA Chief
  • Balaji Sakthivel as Chidambaram, Bose’s father, an ex-military officer and Vijay’s grandfather
  • Dinesh Prabhakar as Chittagong Prison guard
  • Aadhira Pandilakshmi as Muthulakshmi, Bose’s mother and Vijay’s grandmother
  • Sal Yusuf as General Yusuf (Pakistan Army)
  • Ilavarasu as Politician
  • Sahana Vasudevan as RAW officer
  • Shyam Krishnan as Rathore’s assistant
  • Swaminathan as Reporter
  • Sharath Ravi as Goon
  • Jagan Krishnan as Media Analyst
  • K. S. Krishnan as Kuppusami, Timmy’s doctor
  • Vijay Varadaraj as Philips
  • Abdool Lee as Abdul, a Reporter
  • Geevee as The Thief in the Song
  • Myna Nandhini as Valli, playing the role of goddess Valli during a drama act


This film is a depiction of the contrast between father and son`s beliefs. The son, a police officer, believes that any deed of his should be broadcasted whereas the father, an intelligence officer, spent thirty-two years in prison for the greater good. Will they ever understand each other?

Sardar Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Worldwide Collection₹103.50 crore

Sardar Movie tracklist:

2.“Mere Jaan”GKBNakash Aziz4:20
3.“Soraka Poove”EkadesiAditya RK, Bhadra Rajin3:52
4.“Inky Pinky Ponky”Arivu, RokeshArivu, Santhosh Hariharan3:26

About Sardar Movie:

Sardar is a Tamil spy action-thriller film written and directed by P. S. Mithran and produced by S. Lakshman Kumar under his production banner Prince Pictures. The film stars Karthi in a dual role alongside Raashii Khanna, Rajisha Vijayan, Chunky Pandey, Laila, Rithvik, Munishkanth, Avinash, Yugi Sethu and Balaji Sakthivel in pivotal roles.

Karthi plays a dual role as Agent Chandra Bose alias Sardar, an ex-RAW field operative and Vijay’s father and Inspector Vijay Prakash, a publicity-hungry police officer and Sardar’s son.

In October 2020, sources claimed that Karthi is reported to star in new film helmed by P. S. Mithran, who directed Vishal’s Irumbu Thirai (2018) and Sivakarthikeyan’s Hero (2019).

The film was officially announced on 14 November 2020 (on Diwali), coinciding puja at the Prince Pictures.

In April 2021, Raashii Khanna was announced as a lead actress to star opposite Karthi, with Simran being signed to play a social activist role in the film.

The makers announced that Chunky Panday was cast as the main antagonist in the film, which marks his debut in Tamil cinema.

In May, Rajisha Vijayan was announced as second female lead. In March, Simran opt out the project due to her sitting schedule conflicts. Instead, actress Laila signed the project in same month, marking her returning to cinema industry after 16 years break.

Then, the first day shooting was started on 26 April 2021. Due to the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, the shooting halted on 29 April 2021 after two day’s shoot at Chennai. The shoots resumed on January 9, 2022. The makers constructed a set worth of 2 crores, planning to shoot major portions of the film on the sets in the meantime.

Raashii Khanna joins the sets on February 5, 2022. And second schedule begins on March 19, 2022. her portions filmed for 12 days in Chennai, Mumbai, and Mysore.

Chunky Panday’s major portions were filmed in Parliament building, Azarbaijan and Georgia so far the makers spend more 4 crore for the sets.

Sardar was released by theatrically on 21 October 2022, prior to the Diwali week, with received highly positive reviews from critics and audience, and critically and commercially successful, Sardar has a worldwide gross of over ₹103.50 crore (US$13 million) worldwide, making it one of the top-grossing Tamil films of 2022.

The post-theatrical streaming rights of the film were bought by Aha. The satellite rights of the film were sold to Kalaignar TV, even before the shootings. The film had its digital premiere on the streaming platform from 18 November 2022.

The sequel of the film was officially announced by the production house, on the film’s success meet, which was held on 27 October 2022. It is tentatively titled as Sardar 2.