Red (2020 film)

Red is an upcoming Indian Telugu-language action thriller film directed by Kishore Tirumala and co-produced by Krishna Chaitanya and Sravanthi Ravi Kishore under Sri Sravanthi Movies.[1] An official remake of the 2019 Tamil-language film Thadam, it stars Ram Pothineni in the leading dual roles alongside Nivetha Pethuraj, Malvika Sharma and Amritha Aiyer.[2] The story has been written by Magizh Thirumeni who also wrote and directed the original film, and the music has been composed by Mani Sharma. Sameer Reddy handled the cinematography, while Peter Hein choreographed the action sequences.[3] It is Ram's eighteenth film as an actor.[4] The film went on floors from 14 November 2019, after the first shot was clapped by Puri Jagannadh and Charmme Kaur on 30 October 2019.[5][6]

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Theatrical release date poster
Directed byKishore Tirumala
Produced bySravanthi Ravi Kishore
Written byKishore Tirumala (dialogue)
Magizh Thirumeni (story)
Based onThadam
StarringRam Pothineni
Nivetha Pethuraj
Malvika Sharma
Amritha Aiyer
Music byMani Sharma
CinematographySameer Reddy
Edited byJunaid Siddiqui
Release date
  • 9 April 2020 (2020-04-09)

The story revolves around two lookalike men living in the same city. One of them attacks a man and leaves him dead, following which an investigation begins. A strong evidence leads the cops to capturing one of the lookalikes. However, just as they believe the case is closed, the cops also capture the second lookalike, and now have to find out which one among the two committed the murder.

Red is scheduled to release theatrically on 9 April 2020.[7]



Soundtrack album by
Released6 March 2020
StudioMahati Recording Studio, Hyderabad
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelLahari Music / T-Series
Mani Sharma chronology
iSmart Shankar
External audio
  Audio Jukebox on YouTube

Soundtrack is composed by Mani Sharma and lyrics are by Sirivennela Sitarama Sastry.

Track list
1."Nuvve Nuvve"Sirivennela Sitarama SastryRamya Behara, Anurag Kulkarni4:12

Promotion and releaseEdit

The official teaser was launched by Ram Pothineni on 28 February 2020.[8]

The film is scheduled to be released theatrically on 9 April 2020 worldwide.


  1. ^ "Ram Pothineni shares the FIRST LOOK of his upcoming movie Red & we are curious". Pinkvilla. Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Amritha Aiyer joins Ram's Red". Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  3. ^ "VIDEO: Ram Pothineni's PAIN message to stunt choreographer Peter Hein". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 December 2019.
  4. ^ "Ram Pothineni unveils first look of his next titled Red". The Indian Express. Retrieved 28 October 2019.
  5. ^ "Ram's film with Kishore Tirumala is 'RED'". Retrieved 28 October 2019.
  6. ^ "Ram Pothineni's RED goes on floors; Charmme and Puri grace the opening ceremony of this 'Thadam' remake". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  7. ^ "Ram Pothineni and Kishore Tirumala's 'RED' has a release date!". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 October 2019.
  8. ^ RED Official Teaser - Ram Pothineni - Nivetha Pethuraj - Malvika Sharma - Amrita - Kishore Tirumala. Ram Pothineni. YouTube. 28 February 2020.

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