Vikram's upcoming Tamil film Iru Mugan's official trailer has been released and it is causing much excitement among the audience way before its release on the big screen. The film will be dubbed in Telugu with the title Inkokkadu. The first trailer of superstarVikram's upcoming science-fiction film Iru Mugan is here and by the looks of it, it promises to be a smart, intense, slick thriller. Iru Mugan stars Vikram as RAW agent Akhilan who is sent to fight mad scientist-cum-terrorist Love. Iru Mugan, like Rajinikanth'sKabali, is set in Malaysia. Undercover ops, car chasing sequences and a love angle: if the trailer is anything to go by, 'Iru Mugan' promises to be a film to watch out for. Nayantara stars as the female lead while Nithya Menon plays the secondary female lead.
The film has been directed by Anand Shankar who debuted in 2014 with Arima Nambi. The action thriller was a modest critical success and was appreciated by critics for its technical aspects. The music is scored by Harris Jayaraj. The film has take a lot of time in the making due to production issues, initially, Kajal Aggarwal and Priya Anand were signed to play the two female leads. After the two opted out, the producers tried casting various actors till Nayantara and Nithya Menon were finally roped in.