Maaran (2022) Tamil Movie


Maaran is a newly launched Tamil Movie that was released on 11 March 2022. The movie features a very famous south Indian actor Dhanush, his previous movie Atrangi Re got very positive reviews on the Internet. This movie is available to watch on the OTT platform Disney+ Hotstar, you can watch this movie from your home if you have a subscription to Disney+ Hotstar. The movie was directly released on the OTT platform on 11 March 2022.

The runtime of this movie is 130 minutes and the director of this movie is Karthick Naren. The Cinematography of this movie is done by Vivekanand Santhosham.

Plot of Maaran

Sathyamoorthy is a trustworthy investigative journalist who uncovers a story regarding a powerful figure. While honesty is a virtue, he advises his son Mathimaaran that cunning is also required to keep him and his family safe. Pazhani’s intention to rig a forthcoming election by modifying the EVM machines is exposed by Maaran and his associates. Thugs hunting for Maaran’s evidence assault Maaran, his coworker and love interest, Thara, and Shweta shortly after. Maaran learns that Shweta had a steel plate implanted in her right arm as a result of childhood surgery.

Pazhani’s aide had entrusted Parthiban with the task of replacing the phony EVM machines with the real ones. Maaran’s daughter discovered his participation after the story broke and confronted him. She’d burned herself on fire after finding that her father had cheated the system to pay for her schooling.


  • Dhanush as Mathimaaran
  • Malavika Mohanan as Thara, Mathimaaran’s love interest
  • Samuthirakani as Pazhani, a politician
  • Smruthi Venkat as Shwetha (Chitti), Mathimaaran’s Sister and Sathyamoorthy’s Daughter
  • Ramki as Sathyamoorthy, Mathimaaran and Shwetha’s Father
  • Jayaprakash as Kesavan, News Channel MD
  • Aadukalam Naren as Mathimaaran and Shwetha’s uncle
  • Krishnakumar Balasubramanian as Inspector Arjun, Maaran’s friend
  • Bose Venkat as Pazhani’s Assistant
  • Mahendran as Police Officer Bharath
  • Ameer as Parthiban
  • Ilavarasu as Aravindhan, Senior Editor in the News Channel
  • Jeeva Ravi as Ravi
  • Jeevitha as Amudha, Mathimaaran and Shwetha’s mother
  • Prashanth Rangaswamy as Mathimaaran’s colleague
  • Master Shakthi as young Maaran

Note: Tamilyogi does not guarenty of the accuracy of this cast list.


The ratings of this movie on the Internet are quite decent. Over 2k people rated this movie 4.6/10 on IMDb, which is quite decent for a movie from Tamil but can do more greater. Times of India rated this movie 2/5, which again is quite bad. On Google, 1.2k people rated this movie 3.6/5, which is quite decent and good compared to TOI ratings.