Gypsy is a 2020 Indian Tamil-language romantic road movie written and directed by Raju Murugan. The film stars Jiiva, Natasha Singh, Lal Jose, and Sunny Wayne. This film marked the debut appearance of Malayalam actor-director Lal Jose and actor Sunny Wayne in Tamil cinema, with the former playing the antagonist. It was produced by Ambeth Kumar under the banner of Olympia Movies. The film’s soundtrack was composed by Santhosh Narayanan and cinematography and editing were handled by Selvakumar S. K. and Raymond Derrick Crasta, respectively.
After running into censorship troubles, the film was initially scheduled to release on 24 January 2020, but later pushed to 6 March 2020 release. The film had its theatrical release on 6 March 2020 after several delays and received mixed reviews from the critics mainly criticising the writing and screenplay. Critics revealed that the storyline and release of the film was a nick of time which resembled the Delhi riots 2020.
Raju Murugan, decided to recruit Santhosh Narayanan, to compose the soundtrack and score for the film, after the latter’s debut film Cuckoo in which the former was impressed by Santhosh’s composition of songs and score in the film. The song recording process, was completed within the end of 2018. All the lyrics for the songs were written by Yugabharathi, except one song was written and performed by Arivu.
Directed by Raju Murugan
Produced by Ambeth Kumar
Written by Raju Murugan
Starring Jiiva, Natasha Singh, Lal Jose, Sunny Wayne
Music by Santhosh Narayanan & Susheela Raman
Cinematography Selvakumar S. K.
Edited by Raymond Derrick Crasta
Production Olympia Movies
Release date 6 March 2020