Muni 4: Kanchana 3 aka Kanchana 3 is an upcoming comedy/horror/thriller movie, co-produced, written and directed by Lawrence Raghava. It is the fourth installment to the Muni franchise and the third installment to the Kanchana series. Oviya and Vedhika star as the lead actresses in Muni 4: Kanchana 3. Vedhika has been part of Kanchana earlier, and so this is her second stint with Lawrence. Watch the trailer here:
By a cursory look, Kanchana seems quite similar to the previous Kanchana movies that come out. The only exception is that Lawrence plays an old man in this movie. Muni, the first was released in 2007, Lawrence utilized the same plot to build a franchise slowly. The plot goes somewhat like this: a hero helps a ghost avenge the villains by letting the ghost posses his body.
In August 2017, Lawrence confirmed that he was working on the script of Kanchana 3 and the shoot began in Chennai during the first week of October 2017. Newcomer Nikki Tamboli was also cast as part of the project besides Oviya and Vedhika. Nivetha Joseph has designed costumes for Kanchana 3.
Amongst the previous cast, Kovai Sarala, Sreeman and Devadarshini are all coming back. It is distributed by Sun Pictures. S Thaman has composed music for Kanchana 3. It is all set to release on April 19, 2019, worldwide.