Sibi Sathyaraj’s neo-noir thriller Kabadadaari was released on January 28, 2021. The film was written and directed by Pradeep Krishnamoorthy has now joined the list of movies that have been leaked online. Kabadadaari has been leaked on Telegram and other hacking-based websites.
The protagonist of Sibi Sathyaraj revolves around a traffic SI (deputy inspector), who is on a mission to solve a murder mystery after he discovers the mortal remains of a person at a subway construction site. The film has garnered a mixed response from moviegoers. The actors’ exciting story and acting skills, including Sibi, are receiving great recognition from the audience.
Produced by G Dhananjayan and Lalitha Dhananjayan under their Creative Entertainers and Distributors home-produced banner, Kabadadaari is the official remake of the popular Kannada film Kavaludaari which was released in 2018. Notably, the Telugu version of the film, Kapadadhaari, was also shot. Simultaneously with the Tamil version. Interestingly, the Telugu movie starring Sumanth has also been directed by Pradeep Krishnamoorthy.
With Nandita Swetha, Nassar, Jayaprakash, Suman Ranganathan, Pradeep Krishnamoorthy, and J Satish Kumar in major roles, the film has music composed Simon K King. On the other hand, the film camera has been handled by Rasamathi, while Praveen KL does the editing.
On a related note, although the film was scheduled to hit theaters in May 2021, the creators had to postpone the release date due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent delay, which delayed Kabadadaari’s post-production work.