Bhumi Pednekar's Durgamati is one of the highly anticipated films of the year. The supernatural thriller will release on December 11, 2020, on Amazon Prime Video. Now, as the release date is inching closer, the makers released the trailer on social media. The 3 minutes 20 second trailer will leave you spell-bound and thrilled.
Durgamati features Bhumi as Chanchal Chauhan, a Government Officer. She is in police custody for being close to a politician who is worshipped by citizens. However, investigating officers take her to Durgamati mansion, known for paranormal activities. While Chanchal is being investigated, she is possessed by the spirit of Durgamati.
“We are delighted to bring Durgamati to all the cinema fans across the country and beyond. With Bhumi in the lead, the movie features a talented starcast who will surely bring a riveting storyline to life. We are certain that this film will provide an entertainment package replete with twists and turns, coupled with thrills and chills to all our fans and audiences right in the comfort of their homes.” said Vijay Subramaniam, Director and Head, Content, Amazon Prime Video.
“After successful launches earlier this year, including Amazon Original Series Breathe: Into The Shadows and Shakuntala Devi, I am glad to once again collaborate with Amazon Prime Video for another exciting project, Durgamati,” said Producer Vikram Malhotra, Founder & CEO - Abundantia Entertainment. “With Bhumi leading it, the film is designed as a power-packed entertainer. And the presence of fabulous actors such as Arshad Warsi and Jisshu Sengupta along with Karan Kapadia and Mahie Gill make this a treat for lovers of the thriller and conspiracy genres.”
Bhushan Kumar said “I am very excited to take DURGAMATI to its audience all over the world via Amazon Prime Video. Our collaboration with Abundantia Entertainment and Vikram has produced much-loved films like Baby and Airlift and I look forward to adding to that count”.
“I’m super excited about my upcoming film Durgamati and it’s an honour to play the lead in this conspiracy thriller.Being an ardent fan of spine-chilling thrillers myself, I was delighted to be a part of such a gripping story,” said Bhumi Pednekar. “Also, I am glad to collaborate with Akshay Sir again after 3 years and present this wonderful film for audiences across the world.”
Directed by Ashok G, produced by Vikram Malhotra and presented by Akshay Kumar and Bhushan Kumar, Durgamati is the official Hindi adaptation of Anushka Shetty's Telugu superhit Bhaagamathie. The film also stars Arshad Warsi, Jisshu Sengupta and Mahie Gill.
Watch the trailer here: