The much awaited film of the year Drishyam 2 is set to prime on Amazon Prime. Directed by Jeethu Joseph the film is the sequel of the crime thriller “Drishyam” starring Mohanlal, which released in 2013.
The makers of the film dropped the teaser on Friday confirming that it will be premiered on Amazon Prime video this year.
Mohanlal in a tweet said : “Georgekutty and his family are coming soon on @PrimeVideoIN #Drishyam2OnPrime #HappyNewYear2021” and also released the film’’s teaser.
Since the theatres were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, at least 66 films “Kunjali Marikar” of Mohanlal have been held up.
The film has been shot in Kochi and Thodupuzha.
According to the reports a spokesperson from the Theatre Owners Association in Kerala told the media that they were hopeful that the release of Drishyam 2 will bring back audiences to the big screens. They also said that it hit them hard that the film is releasing on the OTT only a day after Kerala will re-open its theaters.
According to the reports Vijay’s decision to release Master in theaters has not only found him the respect of theater owners in Tamil Nadu but even the Chief Minister of the state. Post a meeting with Edapaddi K Palaniswamy, which was said to be about increasing theater occupancy from 50% to more, the CM told the media,
“He met me to talk about the whole film industry. Vijay told me that the producers are struggling hard by investing crores of money and requested me to help them. The meet is not just regarding Master,” the daily quoted.
While, Drishyam is expected to prime on the Amazon Prime sometime post January. Kerala plans on re-opening movie theaters with 50 percent occupancy from January 5, 2021.