Malik de Fahad is released on July 15; Prime sees “affinity for Malayalam cinema”
Spanning different time periods, Malik is meant to be the compelling story of a gift-like character. The story is told in a prison to Freddy, a young criminal, charged with eliminating his uncle Sulaiman Malik.
Malayalam cinema continues its strong momentum on OTT platforms, like the highly anticipated Malik, is set to have its online world premiere on Amazon Prime Video on July 15th.
Written and directed by Mahesh Narayan (renamed “Take Off” and “CU Soon”), this film chronicles the journey of Sulaiman Malik (tried out by award-winning actor Fahadh Faasil), a gift-like figure, who commands unconditional love and the loyalty of the people of his community. He is leading a revolution against authoritarian forces trying to encroach on the lives of his people, according to a statement.
Covering different periods, Malik is meant to be a gripping story of a past marked by crime, death and pain. The story is told to Freddy, a young criminal, who was tasked with eliminating his uncle Sulaiman while he was behind bars.
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Director Mahesh Narayan said of his film: “Malik is a story rooted in Indian ethics with multiple nuances in his character as well as in the emotions they represent, and I hope it will live up to expectations. public. Meanwhile, Vijay Subramaniam, Director and Head of Content, Amazon Prime Video, pointing out that “Malik” is an ambitious story, said the success of their recently released films shows there is a “growing affinity” with cinema. malayalam across the country. .
‘Malik’ is produced by Anto Joseph, (whose Prithviraj star ‘Cold Case’, recently released on OTT for a cold reception), was reportedly made on a budget of 25 to 27 crore. Hollywood stuntman Lee Whitaker choreographed the stunt scenes from the film. It’s a movie Fahad fans have been waiting for a long time but Malik has been delayed due to the pandemic.