Dhanush will be making his Hollywood debut with The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir. In a statement to the press, Dhanush adds, “I am so happy that The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir is coming to India so I can share it with my fans, who inspire me to keep working hard and take chances.”
The film, based on The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe written by French novelist Romain Puertolas, also stars Berenice Bejo, Barkhad Abdi, Erin Moriarty and Abel Jafri in pivotal roles. Directed by Ken Scott, Pakkiri will release worldwide on June 21, 2019. While Amit Trivedi has composed the songs, Nicolas Errera is behind the background music.
Sashikanth says, “Fans will be thrilled to see Dhanush in a different dimension that they have never seen before. This film has already garnered international recognition and I am sure the actor’s stardom in Tamil Nadu, coupled with its remarkable concept, is going be a treat for the Tamil audience.”