Malayalam celebrity Mohanlal says Drishyam 2 will take ahead the legacy of the franchise, dispelling all theories and answering all questions. The trailer of the film was launched on Saturday. Drishyam 2 is a sequel of the 2013 Malayalam hit Drishyam, which was was remade in Bollywood as a 2015 film of the identical title starring Ajay Devgn and Tabu. The sequel is written and directed by Jeethu Joseph, who additionally made the 2013 unique, and stars Meena, Siddique, Asha Sharath, Murali Gopy, Ansiba, Esther and Saikumar.
“Critics, fans and the audience showered us with tremendous love and appreciation seven years ago. We didn’t expect the film to receive such a phenomenal response and garner the cult-status,” mentioned Mohanlal, concerning the 2013 first film.
“With ‘Drishyam 2′, we aim to take this legacy forward and accomplish a new cinematic milestone. ‘Drishyam 2′ isn’t just a good-versus-evil crime thriller. It is an immersive story about Georgekutty and his family and the emotional journey he goes through to save them, at any cost,” he added.
The actor continued: “Over the last few years, viewers have written in to us with so many theories. I am happy to say that we will now finally dispel all theories and answer all questions with the sequel.”
Dropping the trailer, Mohanlal mentioned “Unlock a new chapter in the life of Georgekutty and his family. #Drishyam2Trailer out now, #Drishyam2OnPrime premieres on Feb 19, @PrimeVideoIN #ExcitementOverload.”
Starting off from the place the primary half ended, the film guarantees to return again with a extra thrilling plot. The trailer provides a glimpse of it, the place the viewers are launched to the world of Georgekutty (essayed by Mohanlal) and his household, and the way their lives have altered put up that one fateful evening.
Talking concerning the film, director Jeethu Joseph mentioned: “Drishyam 2 could be very near my coronary heart. Driven with this constructive thought and buoyed with the overwhelming response, I’ve toyed with the thought of bringing the epic franchise again to the viewers, however at all times modified my thoughts.’
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The film will launch on February 19 on Amazon Prime Video.
(With IANS Inputs)