Jada is a 2019 Indian Tamil-language sports horror film. The film stars Kathir and Roshini Prakash in the lead roles, while Kishore and Yogi Babu play supporting roles.
The film was announced by debutant director Kumaran with the concept of sports based film with the lead actor Kathir playing the role of a footballer. The filmmakers hired Kathir in the male lead role after his breakthrough performance in the film Pariyerum Perumal and newcomer Roshini in the female lead role.
Jada (Kathir) is a fearless young football player in North Chennai. His coach tells him to play well so that he can get selected in Santhosh Trophy and eventually secure a job in sports quota. But he wants to avenge the death of his childhood football hero Sethu (Kishore) who died in the violent 7s football. The local government has banned the 7s football but the neighborhood football committee lifts the ban after ten years. Now Jada and his teammates enroll in the 7s football tournament.
Directed by Kumaran
Produced by Vignesh rajagopal
Starring Kathir, Roshini Prakash
Music by Sam C. S
Cinematography A.R. Soorya
Edited by Richard Kevin A
Production The Poet Studios
Release date 6 December 2019