Dhanush’s upcoming movie, ‘Captain Miller,’ has generated significant excitement among audiences. The period film, penned and helmed by Arun Matheswaran, known for ‘Rocky and Saani Kaayidham,’ promises an action-adventure drama set in the pre-Independence era. To mark Dhanush’s 40th birthday on July 28, the film’s makers unveiled the teaser for ‘Captain Miller’ precisely at midnight.
The teaser offers a glimpse of Dhanush in a thrilling, action-packed role, sporting a rugged appearance. The brief video showcases a wanted poster featuring the character Miller, also known as Eesa and Analeesan (played by Dhanush), with a handsome reward offered for his capture. Subsequently, the teaser presents various high-octane action sequences featuring Dhanush in an intense and fierce avatar.
Arun Matheswaran has both written and directed ‘Captain Miller,’ positioning it as a period action flick set in the 1980s. The film boasts a star-studded cast, including Dhanush, Shiva Rajkumar, Priyanka Mohan, Nivedhithaa Sathish, John Kokken, Moor, and Edward Sonnenblick from the renowned “RRR.” Superstar Shiva Rajkumar from the Kannada film industry portrays Dhanush’s elder brother in the movie. ‘Captain Miller’ is scheduled for a theatrical release in 2023, with GV Prakash Kumar providing the music and original score. The project is produced by Sathya Jyothi Films.
Dhanush made his Hollywood debut in the film “The Grey Man,” directed by the Russo brothers, in his recent career. In India, his most recent film appearance was in the Tamil film “Vaathi.” Aside from “Captain Miller,” the actor will appear in the Hindi film “Tere Ishk Mein,” in which he will reunite with director Aanand L Rai.