In this article we will provide you a detail note on the Top 10 South Indian Upcoming movies 2023. The South Indian cinematic sector has advanced significantly in recent years, with 2022 being a particularly notable period for the industry. The success of films such as Allu Arjun’s “Pushpa,” SS Rajamouli’s “RRR,” Yash’s “KGF 2,” and Kamal Haasan’s “Vikram” was not limited to the South Indian markets but extended globally. Compared to Bollywood, the South Indian sector outperformed it, with four films grossing 400 crores versus one. In 2023, many highly anticipated big-budget South Indian films are scheduled to release, which will likely continue this trend.
In 2023, Kollywood commenced on a high note, with Thalapathy Vijay’s “Varisu” and Ajith’s “Thunivu” surpassing the 100 crore mark. At the same time, Tollywood’s “Waltair Veerayya” and “Veera Simha Reddy” were both hugely successful at the box office. Below are some highly anticipated South Indian movies set to release in 2023:
“Pushpa: The Rule” (Pushpa 2)
Directed by Sukumar and starring Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna, “Pushpa: The Rise” is one of the most eagerly awaited movies of 2023. The sequel to “Pushpa” is expected to continue the phenomenal success of its predecessor, which shattered box office records in the South and North.
Directed by Prashanth Neel and starring Prabhas, Shruti Haasan, and Jagapathi Babu, “Salaar” is a high-budget action thriller. The movie follows the story of a gang leader who eliminates all other gangs to fulfill a promise made to a friend.
“Ponniyin Selvan: Part 2” (PS 2)
Directed by Mani Ratnam and starring Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, “Ponniyin Selvan: Part 2” is the sequel to a hugely successful movie. The first part was released in September 2022 and amassed over 500 crores at the box office.
Directed by Shankar and starring Kamal Haasan and Sukanya, “Indian 2” is the sequel to the 1996 blockbuster “Indian.” The film also stars Kajal Aggarwal, Siddharth, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Rakul Preet Singh, Gulshan Grover, and Bobby Simha.
Starring Rajinikanth and Mohanlal, “Jailer” is a highly awaited dark comedy thriller. It marks Rajinikanth’s debut in a film directed by the young director, Nelson Dilipkumar.
“Kabzaa” features Upendra, Kichha Sudeepa, and Shriya Saran in leading roles. Directed by R Chandru, the film showcases the bold and creative vision of Kannada filmmakers, inspired by the box office success of movies such as “KGF” and “Kantara.”
Written and directed by Srikanth Odhela, “Dasara” is a period-action movie starring Nani and Keerthy Suresh.
Release date: 7 April 2023
Star Cast: Ravi Teja, Sushanth, Anu Emmanuel, Megha Akash
Director: Sudheer Varma
Telugu superstar Ravi Teja will appear in Ravanasura an action drama movie, screenplay, and dialogues are written by Srikanth Visa and directed by Sudheer Varma. Reportedly he will appear as a powerful antagonist in this film ‘Ravanasura’. His character in the film is reportedly based on the Hindu epic Ramayana that has ‘Ravanasura’ with ten heads.
Release Date: 2023
Star Cast: Prabhas, Deepika Padukone, Disha Patani, Amitabh Bachchan
Director: Nag Ashwin
Project-K Project K stars Pan India superstar Prabhas. It is the one of the most anticipated film in 2023, the film will mark the maiden project of Prabhas and director Nag. It is a high-budget film, it also stars Shahenshah of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan. It will be a science fiction film touted to be one of the most expensive film ever.
Release Date: 2023
Star Cast: Chiyan Vikram
Director: Pa Ranjith