Master is an upcoming Indian Tamil-language action-thriller film written and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, and produced by Xavier Britto, under the banner XB Film Creators. The film stars Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi, with Malavika Mohanan, Arjun Das, Andrea Jeremiah and Shanthanu Bhagyaraj in supporting roles. The music for the film is composed by Anirudh Ravichander, while cinematography and editing are performed by Sathyan Sooryan and Philomin Raj.
Master is the debut film produced by Xavier Britto, Vijay’s uncle, who earlier produced three films of the actor. The film’s shooting took place in October 2019, with filming taking place in Chennai, Delhi, Shimoga and Neyveli. The principal photography wrapped up in February 2020. The film was initially scheduled to release theatrically on 9 April 2020, but has since been indefinitely delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The film will be released in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada and Malayalam languages.
The film is scheduled to be released in over 1000 theatres in Tamil Nadu and will later be released worldwide on Netflix.
A North Indian distributor Vishek Chauhan reported that, The film’s Hindi dubbed version will also have a widened release in theatres across North India on the same day due to Vijay’s overwhelming market in North India.