Veeram (Tamil: வீரம்; English: Valour) is a 2014 Tamil action masala film directed by Siva and produced by Vijaya Productions. The film features Ajith Kumar in the lead role, while an ensemble supporting cast includes Tamannaah, Vidharth, Bala, Santhanam, Nassar, Pradeep Rawat and Abhinaya, amongst others. Pre-production works had been ongoing since December 2011, with shooting starting in April 2013. The film received a 'U' certificate, and released on 10 January 2014. Produced by Vijaya Productions and distributed by Ayngaran International, the film opened with positive to mixed reviews from critics upon release. It would be dubbed and released in Telugu as Veerokkade.