Thuppakki is an upcoming Tamil action thriller film written and directed by A. R. Murugadoss, which will star Vijay as an encounter specialist, alongside Kajal Aggarwal. Produced by S. Thanu’s V. Creations, the film features background score and soundtrack composed by Harris Jayaraj and cinematography handled by Santhosh Sivan. It is scheduled to release on 14 September 2012.
The distribution rights were bought by Gemini Film Circuit which produced and distributed Nanban. A dubbed same-titled Telugu version of the film is also expected to release simultaneously. During the making, sources reported that Murugadoss may remake the film in Hindi with Akshay Kumar.