Watch new Tamil movie The Great Father online. 2021 HD movie The Great Father. The Great Father is a 2017 Indian Malayalam-language thriller film directed by Haneef Adeni and produced by Prithviraj Sukumaran, Arya, Santhosh Sivan, and Shaji Nadesan under the banner of August Cinema. It stars Mammootty in the lead role as David Nainan. Arya, Sneha, Anikha and Malavika Mohanan played the supporting roles. The original release date of 25 December 2016 was postponed to 30 March 2017. A dubbed version in Hindi, entitled Dashing Jiggarwala, was also released.