Actor-filmmaker Prithviraj Sukumaran’s upcoming Malayalam movie Chilly Case could possibly be heading for a direct OTT launch. The trade buzz is that the filmmakers have signed a take care of Amazon Prime Video. Nevertheless, an official phrase on the identical is awaited.
It additionally mentioned the satellite tv for pc rights of the movie has been acquired by the Asianet community.
Chilly Case marks the directorial debut of cinematographer Tanu Balak, who has helmed the investigative thriller from Srinath V Nath’s script. Prithviraj has performed the function of a prime cop within the movie. And it stars Aditi Balan of ‘Aruvi’ as the feminine lead. ‘Chilly Case’ is collectively bankrolled by Anto Joseph and Plan J Studios.
Prithviraj was taking pictures for director Shaji Kailas’ Kaduva earlier than the taking pictures got here to an abrupt cease owing to the lockdown imposed by the Kerala authorities within the wake of the second wave of the coronavirus. Kaduva is scripted by filmmaker Jinu Abraham, who directed Prithviraj in Adam John (2017) and wrote the actor’s London Bridge (2014).
Prithviraj’s different movie Kuruthi, which is the debut of filmmaker Manu Warrier (Yudh, Coffe Bloom) in Malayalam. Billed as a political thriller, the movie additionally stars Murali Gopy, Roshan Mathew, Shine Tom Chacko and Srindaa. Kuruthi was anticipated to open in cinemas in Could this 12 months. Nevertheless, the movie’s launch was postponed with out a new date owing to the pandemic.