Dharala Prabhu (Eng: Generous Lord) is a 2020 Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy film written and directed by Krishna Marimuthu, in his directorial debut. A remake of the 2012 Hindi film Vicky Donor, The film stars Harish Kalyan, Vivek and Tanya Hope in the lead roles. The film had its theatrical release on 13 March 2020 and opened to positive reviews from critics.
A shrewd fertility clinic owner Dr. Kannadasan convinces an unemployed and happy guy to become a sperm donor.The story goes on until he gets problems (marriage).
The plot begins with Kannadasan (Vivekh), a veteran doctor who runs a fertility clinic in Parry’s Corner, searching for a healthy sperm donor for his clients who come up with weird demands. After facing several odds, he comes across Prabhu (Harish Kalyan), a care-free youngster whose world revolves around football, mother and grandmother. Kannadasan approaches Prabhu to be a sperm donor and explains the need to do it, but the latter refuses despite the former’s repeated attempts to convince him. But a personal incident which happens in his life prompts him to agree to Kannadasan, after which the doctor sees a huge rise in his business.
Meanwhile, Prabhu falls in love with Nidhi (Tanya Hope) and they decide to get hitched. After initial hiccups because of the different background of the two families, the couple gets a nod from their parents. But fate had other plans for Prabhu when he realizes that his relationship with Nidhi is on the verge of collapse because of his frequent sperm donation.
Directed by Krishna Marimuthu
Produced by Screen Scene Media Entertainment
Written by Krishna Marimuthu & Juhi Chaturvedi (Original Story)
Based on Vicky Donor by Shoojit Sircar
Starring Harish Kalyan, Vivek, Tanya Hope
Music by Anirudh Ravichander & Sean Roldan
Cinematography Selvakumar S. K.
Edited by Kripakaran
Production Screen Scene Media Entertainment
Release date 13 March 2020
Running time 138 minutes