Vikram’s sci-fi thriller Irumugan has cleared censors with U/A and will release on September 8. The film stars Vikram in a dual role- one of a RAW agent and a another as an effeminate villain. The film’s trailer has already gone viral with the song Helena becoming a chartbuster already. Nayanthara and Nithya Menon are the female leads. Anand Shankar of Arima Nambi fame has directed the film. The supporting cast includes Nasser, Thambi Ramaiah, Karunakaran and Riythvika. The film’s music is scored by Harris Jeyaraj.

The big budget thriller has been bankrolled by Shibu Thameen.