Action is a 2019 Indian Tamil-language action film directed by Sundar C. and produced by R. Ravindran under his banner Trident Arts. The film features Vishal and Tamannaah in the lead roles alongside an ensemble cast including Aishwarya Lekshmi, Akanksha Puri, Ramki, Yogi Babu, and Kabir Duhan Singh play supporting roles. This film marks Aishwarya Lakshmi’s Tamil debut. The music was composed by Hiphop Tamizha. This film is the second collaboration of Vishal and Sundar C. after their previous outing Aambala and also the second collaboration of Vishal and Tamannaah after Kaththi Sandai. The film was released on 15 November 2019.
Colonel Subash (Vishal) is a highly decorated officer in the intelligence wing of the Indian army. His father (Pala. Karuppiah) is the chief minister who now wants to retire and make his elder son Saravanan (Ramki) his political heir. However, during a campaign, a bomb goes off killing Subash’s fiancée Meera (Aishwarya Lekshmi), and later, his brother too is murdered. Subash wants to track down the killers and is aided by his colleague Diya (Tamannaah), who has a soft corner for him. It leads them on a chase to London, Istanbul, and finally to Lahore where they meet up with the don Syed Ibrahim Malik (Kabir Duhan Singh), who is a hand-in-glove with the Pakistan army. The duo wants to cause political upheaval in India.
Directed by Sundar C.
Produced by R. Ravindran
Written by Subha, Badri (Dialogues)
Screenplay by Sundar C., Venkat Ragavan & Subha
Story by Sundar C.
Starring Vishal, Tamannaah, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Akanksha Puri, Ramki, Yogi Babu, Kabir Duhan Singh
Music by Hiphop Tamizha
Edited by N. B. Srikanth
Production Trident Arts
Release date 15 November 2019
Running time 157 minutes