Set against the backdrop of the historical city of Madurai, this action-oriented suspense thriller follows the twists and turns in the relationship between a father and his adopted son. Sivan (Mohanlal) is a don who adopts Sakthi (Vijay), his driver's son as his own after he is killed by a police officer. Sakthi grows up with an aversion to Khaki and hates cops.
To save his father's crime syndicate, Sakthi is forced to join the police department, but soon tables are turned. How will the consequent conflicts affect the special bond between father and son?
Did you know?
The director revealed that he narrated 'Jilla's storyline to Vijay years back while he was shooting for 'Velayudham' and the actor also gave his nod to do Nesan's flick, but he did not mention when he could. Two years passed, Nesan started to lose faith, but suddenly he got a call from the actor, to start shooting soon. Despite the two year waiting period, the director was overjoyed at being given the opportunity to direct his first movie with Vijay playing the lead role. Read More