Rangrezz (transl. Dyer) is a 2013 Indian Hindi-language action drama film directed by Priyadarshan starring Jackky Bhagnani, Priya Anand, Rajpal Yadav, Vijay Verma and Amitosh Nagpal in the lead roles. This is the first action film of Jackky Bhagnani. The film is also an official remake of the Tamil film Naadodigal directed by Samuthirakani, which has already been remade in Telugu as Shambo Shiva Shambo, in Malayalam as Ithu Nammude Katha, in Kannada as Hudugaru, and in Bengali as Run. The film was titled by Shah Rukh Khan, who had registered it through his production company Red Chillies Entertainment. The film being one of the most auspicious films of Jackky Bhagnani, was promoted extensively by the producers. The special merchandise of the film was also released by Tradus.com under the promotion Holi Ke Rang Rangrezz Ke Sang . The film also features the super hit song Gangnam Style, sung by PSY. The film has been produced by Vashu Bhagnani under his production banner Pooja Entertainment India Ltd. It was after a gap of fifteen years that Priyadarshan and Santosh Sivan have come together for this film; the last time before Rangrezz they had worked together in Kaalapani, starring Mohanlal in the lead role.
The film released officially on 21 March 2013. Upon its release, the film met positive reviews from critics, with most of the critics praising the performances of Jackky Bhagnani, Vijay Verma and Rajpal Yadav, along with praise for the film’s cinematography.
Jackky Bhagnani as Rishi Deshpande
Priya Anand as Megha Joshi
Amitosh Nagpal as Vinu
Vijay Varma as Pakkya
Akshara Gowda as Jasmine
Raaghav Chanana as Joy
Rishikesh Deshpande as Chacha Chaudhari
Pankaj Tripathi as Brijbihari Pande
Lushin Dubey as Rati Chaturvedi
Sunil Sinha as Devdutta Deshpande
Sona Nair as Devyani Deshpande
Sakhi Gokhale as Venu
Milind Wagh as Major
Milind Phatak as Carpenter