Thackeray movie is a action thriller written and directed by Raja Huli fame Guru Deshpande and produced by MN Kumar under MNK Movies banner while V Sridhar scored music for this movie.
For the first time Prajwal and V Ravichandran are pairing for this movie.
Director Guru Deshpande clarifies that film was titled as Thackeray because director found this name to be powerful and also he thought this title would be apt for his script. The movie is based on mafia in a particular region.
Prajwal will play the character that will have a grey shade and apparently this will be not a regular hero role which we get to see in commercial entertainers. Also, he is undergoing a makeover for the film.
Ravichandran, is playing an important role of a godfather to Prajwal and it is said that the Crazy Star will be seen playing a very different role. We hear that this role will have shades of Amitabh Bachchan's character in Sarkar.
As per director, the movie is not based on Bal Thackeray or his sons. This is a completely fictional story, however, the movie will be made on the lines of Hindi movie Sarkar.