Vaathi OTT Release Date: Dhanush’s Vaathi aka Sir is streaming now on Netflix


  • Netflix bagged the OTT rights to the Tamil language film Vaathi
  • The movie is now available digitally starting on March 17, 2023
  • Dhanush and Samyuktha Menon play central characters in it

Vaathi, the Kollywood film, was released theatrically on February 17, 2023. The movie is still running in theatres. The period action drama was filmed simultaneously in Tamil and Telugu. In Tamil, it is titled Vaathi, and in Telugu, it is titled Sir. The film received mixed-to-lukewarm reviews from critics. In January 2023, Netflix announced that Vaathi would be available on the streaming service after its theatrical release. The OTT release date of the film is now zeroed in on. Read along to learn more details.

Vaathi OTT Release Date: Where and When to Stream the Film Digitally

Vaathi OTT Release Date


Netflix acquired the digital streaming rights to the film Vaathi. The movie is now available on the OTT platform starting Friday, March 17, 2023. Vaathi is available in Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu audio formats. The film is said to be inspiring and exciting.

The Telugu version of the film, Sir, is also streaming on Netflix. The streamer has confirmed the film’s digital release date.

Vaathi Official Trailer

Sun TV shared the official trailer of Vaathi on YouTube more than a month ago. So far, the trailer has received over 6.1 million views and 290K likes. Initially, reports suggested that Aha bagged the movie’s digital rights. Sun TV Network owns the satellite rights to Vaathi. Its principal photography started in January 2022. And the filming was completed in October.

Vaathi Cast and Crew

Dhanush, Samyuktha Menon, P. Sai Kumar, Tanikella Bharani, Samuthirakani, Thotapalli Madhu, Narra Srinivas, Pammi Sai, Hyper Aadi, Sha Ra, Aadukalam Naren, Ilavarasu, Rajendran, Hareesh Peradi, Praveena, Ken Karunas, and Naga Mahesh star in it. Bharathiraja and Sumanth have a cameo appearance in Vaathi. Venky Atluri is the writer and director of the film. Suryadevara Naga Vamsi and Sai Soujanya are the producers, and it is made under the banners of Fortune Four Cinemas, Sithara Entertainments, and Srikara Studios. G.V. Prakash Kumar composed the music.

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Vaathi OTT Release Rights


Vaathi Storyline

A private school teacher, Balamurugan (Tamil) / Bala Gangadhar Thilak (Telugu), is assigned to a neglected public school. Balamurugan must overcome personal and political conflicts in his fight for education. Dhanush plays Balamurugan/Bala Gangadhar Thilak.

IMDb Rating Of Vaathi

On IMDb, Vaathi has a rating of 7.8/10, as voted by 2,367 IMDb users.