Get-set-go! Amazon Prime Video announces the streaming of four regional films
Two Tamil films and one each from Kannada and Telugu languages.
By Bhavana Sharma, July 19, 2020 18:10 IST
The craze for content on digital platforms is raising with each passing day. To all those binge-watchers, here is a surprise from Amazon Prime Video. The OTT giant has released a list of four upcoming regional films that are going to stream on the digital platform sans theatrical release. Here they are.French BiriyaniAmazon Prime Video recently dropped the trailer of the comedy film French Biriyani, which is slated to release on 24th July. This is the second Kannada film by the streaming service. The comedy-drama revolves around the life of an auto-rickshaw driver and a sales representative of a pharmaceutical company played by Danish Sait and Sal Yusuf respectively. Directed by Pannaga Bharana and produced by Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar and Guruduth A Talwar, French Biriyani is sure to tickle your funny bones.Lock UpTouted to be a crime thriller, Venkat Prabhu, Vani Bhojan and Vaibhav’s Lock-Up will premiere on Zee5 in August. Written and directed by Murali Karthick, the film revolves around a murder mystery where Vaibhav and Venkat Prabhu will be seen essaying the roles of a cop. While Vaibhav will portray the sincere cop, Venkat’s character has a grey shade in the film. Meanwhile, Vani Bhojan will be seen playing Vaibhav’s love interest in the film. The film is all set to be released on 14th August.DannyAnother film to join the DTS bandwagon is the Varalaxmi Sarathkumar-starrer Danny. Directed by LC Santhanamoorthy, Danny revolves around Varalaxmi’s character Kundhavai, who will be seen as a gritty cop who investigates a murder. The film will premiere on Zee5 on 1st August.Uma Maheswara Ugra RoopasyaUma Maheswara Ugra Roopasya is a remake of the Malayalam film Maheshinte Prathikaram and is set to be released on Netflix soon. Directed by Venkatesh Maha, this comedy-drama tells the story of a photographer, played by Satya Dev, whose life turns upside down after a fight with a stranger in his village. How the protagonist plots revenge forms the crux of the film. A fascinating watch to say the very least. The date of the film is yet to be announced.
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