Mumbaikar is directed by Santosh Sivan, starring Vikrant Massey, Tanya Maniktala, Hridhu Haroon, Sanjay Mishra, Ranvir Shorey and Sachin Khedekar in pivotal roles. It has also casted ace Kollywood Superstar Vijay Sethupathi.
The actor was earlier going to star in Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha, then later backed out of the venture. Now Vijay’s Bollywood debut film is to be Mumbaikar.
Reportedly, this film is the remake of Tamil action thriller, Maanagaram which was directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. Not only for Vijay Sethupathi, also it is the debut Hindi production of Shibu Thameens.