Singham (Hindustani pronunciation: [sɪnɡʱəm] “Lion”) is a 2011 Indian action thriller film directed by Rohit Shetty, starring Ajay Devgan in the titular role alongside Kajal Aggarwal and Prakash Raj as the antagonist. It is a remake of the 2010 Tamil blockbuster Singam featuring Suriya and Anushka Shetty. The film is produced under Reliance Entertainment, which co-produced the original Tamil movie. The theatrical trailer was released with Ready in June 2011.
The film was released in July 2011, and received good reviews worldwide. It became a blockbuster at the box office, and one of the highest grossing movies of 2011. A sequel titled Singham Returns was released in August 2014.