Dhanush will attend the 2018 Cannes Film Festival to showcase his French film ‘The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir’. Ken Scott has directed this comedy adventure and a new poster will be launched on May 11, the cast and crew will also be present for a special Q & A session.
Based on the popular novel ‘The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe’, the makers have sketched the screenplay in such a way that the film has entertaining elements to attract Indian and foreign audiences alike.
Besides Dhanush, Barkhad Abdi of Captain Phillips fame, Erin Moriarty, Bernice Bejo, and Bernice Bejo fame will be seen in pivotal characters in the film. The film is slated to release on May 30 in France and the team is also said to be planning to have a unique release plan for Indian audiences.