Release Date : 19 October, 2017 | Duration : 172 Min
Director : Atlee
Genre : Action, Mystery, Thriller
Mersal is an Indian 2017 Tamil language period mystery thriller film starring actor Vijay in triple roles with Kajal Agarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menon playing the female-lead roles. The film is directed by Atlee and co-written by K. V. Vijayendra Prasad, S. Ramana Girivasan and Atlee with background score and soundtrack composed by A. R. Rahman while the cinematography is done by debutant G. K. Vishnu and editing is by Ruben.
The film began its production in February 2017 with actors Sathyaraj, S. J. Surya, and Vadivelu amongst others in supporting roles. The film is expected to release in late 2017 along with its Telugu dubbed version Adirindhi.