Dhanush’s The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir to be showcased at Cannes


While the filmmakers initially considered Dev Patel and Kunal Nayyar, but the role was finally bagged by Dhanush. The film also has Erin Moriarty of True Detective fame and NAFTA winner Barkhad Abdi. The Extraordinary Journey of Fakir is Dhanush’s first international project. Currently, the actor has several films in the pipeline. Notably, Dhanush’s production venture Visaranai received a standing ovation at the Venice International Film Festival three years back. Dhanush’s first Hpollywood venture is The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir. The Indian release date is yet to be announced. Related News
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Published: April 26, 2018 9:25:46 pm

Directed by Ken Scott, Dhanush’s The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir also stars Bernice Bejo and Gerard Jugnot.