Singham (English: The Lion) is a 2011 Bollywood action film directed by Rohit Shetty starring Ajay Devgn and Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles. It is a remake of the 2010 Tamil film Singam which was directed by Hari and featured Suriya and Anushka Shetty in the lead roles. The film is produced by Reliance Entertainment, who also produced the original film.

The theatrical trailer of the film was released along with Ready on 3 June 2011. The film was released on 22 July 2011 on 1500 prints excluding overseas.[1]


The music of the film is composed by Ajay-Atul, with lyrics penned by Swanand Kirkire.

No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length1. "Maula Maula"     Kunal Ganjawala, Richa Sharma 04:05 2. "Saathiyaa"     Shreya Ghoshal, Ajay Gogavale 05:10 3. "Singham"     Sukhwinder Singh 05:50 4. "Maula Maula - Remix"     Kunal Ganjawala, Richa Sharma 03:44 5. "Saathiyaa - Remix"     Shreya Ghoshal, Ajay Gogavale 05:00 6. "Singham - Remix"     Sukhwinder Singh 03:22

After the success of the Tamil film, Singam, directed by Hari in 2010, the film's remake rights were sold by the producers for Hindi and Kannada versions. The co-producers of the Tamil version, Reliance Big Pictures also purchased the Hindi remake rights and announced in November 2010 that the version would feature Rohit Shetty as director and Ajay Devgn in the lead role.[2]Prakash Raj was signed on to reprise his role if the antagonist from the original, whilst reports emerged that Asin and Anushka Shetty were being considered for the female lead role.[3] Anushka later declined the offer and was subsequently replaced by Kajal Aggarwal, another actress who had predominantly featured in South Indian films in her career.[4][5]

Singham went on floors in November 2010, with its scheduled cast. The first schedule began in early March 2011 with action sequences shot in Goa featuring technicians from South India.[6][7] The introduction scene was shot with 200 cars standing in the parking, in which 20 cars were blown up for the sequence, having Devgn in it.


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  5. ^ "Southern actress Kajal to romance Ajay Devgn". NDTV. Retrieved 2011-07-10. 
  6. ^ "Cut to the chase". Hindustan Times. 2011-03-01. Retrieved 2011-07-10. 
  7. ^ "Rohit Shetty's Singham remake to go on floors from March 2nd". Bollywood Hungama. 2011-03-01. Retrieved 2011-07-10. 
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