Actors: Udhayanidhi Stalin, Hansika Motwani, Aishwarya Rajesh
Radha Ravi, Prakash Raj, Vivek
Release Date: 29 April 2016
Genres: Legal drama, Thriller
Legal drama Thriller film
Manithan (English: Human) is a 2016 Indian Tamil-language legal drama thriller film directed by I. Ahmed. The film features an ensemble cast, including Udhayanidhi Stalin, Hansika Motwani, Radha Ravi, Prakash Raj, and Vivek. Aishwarya Rajesh, Krishna Kumar supporting roles. Based on Subhash Kapoor’s Hindi film Jolly LLB (2013), which itself being loosely based on the 1999 Delhi hit-and-run case, the story—which revolves around a junior lawyer who, after a period of struggle and ridicule among colleagues, fights a case against a powerful supreme court lawyer—was slightly altered from a comedy-drama genre in the original to a drama-thriller theme. Manithan was released on 29 April 2016 to positive reviews.