Movie wiki in one line Title: Kaatru Veliyidai, Running time (duration/length): 140 min, Release date: 7 April 2017, Language: Tamil, Director: Mani Ratnam, Music director: A. R. Rahman, Censor type: U, Stars: Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari, Single song release date: 2 February 2017, Poster: Atached, Trailer: Attached, Single teaser: Attached, Single track: Included, Budget: ₹45 crore, Box office collections: Not known, Producer: Mani Ratnam, Audio/Songs release dates: 2 February 2017 and 14 February 2017 and 1 March 2017
Kaatru Veliyidai (English: In the breezy expanse) is an upcoming Indian Tamil-language action romance film written, produced and directed by Mani Ratnam. Featuring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari in the lead roles, the film has music composed by A. R. Rahman and cinematography by Ravi Varman. Principal photography of the film commenced on 8 July 2016 in Ooty.
The film's soundtrack and score were composed by A. R. Rahman, with Vairamuthu and Madhan Karky writing the lyrics for the songs. For the dubbed Telugu version Cheliyaa, Sirivennela Sitaramasastri wrote the lyrics. The audio rights of the soundtrack were acquired by Sony Music India, with a song titled "Azhagiye" sung by Arjun Chandy, Haricharan and Jonita Gandhi being released on 2 February 2017, before the release of the entire soundtrack.
The film is scheduled for a worldwide theatrical release on 7 April 2017. While Sri Thenandal Films will be releasing the film throughout Tamil Nadu, Sri Venkateswara Creations bought the Telugu dubbing rights for the film and will simultaneously release the Telugu version under the title Cheliyaa.