The primary teaser of filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar‘s upcoming film India Lockdown is out, and it guarantees to throw mild on the tragic occasions following the Indian authorities’s declaration of full lockdown for 21 days in the course of the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The ZEE5 film stars Shweta Basu Prasad, Prateik Babbar, Sai Tamhankar, Ahana Kumar and Prakash Belawadi in pivotal roles. The teaser sees folks from completely different strata of society reacting to the unprecedented information, as we see a migrant couple (one half of which is performed by Babbar) deciding to undertake the journey of strolling again to their village.
The teaser was shared with an outline that learn, “The Indian authorities pronounces a country-wide lockdown for 21 days because of the pandemic. Watch the story of 4 such people whose lives come to a standstill. India Lockdown, Premieres 2nd Dec 2022 Solely on ZEE5.”
This might be Madhur Bhandarkar’s second OTT film this 12 months. Babli Bouncer starred Tamannaah Bhatia within the lead, and premiered on Disney Plus Hotstar in late September to beneath common critiques. The Indian Express’ movie critic Shubhra Gupta known as it ‘banal and predictable’ as she gave it only one.5 stars in her evaluate.
Bhandarkar is finest recognized for helming tasks like Chandni Bar, Web page 3 and Company. Lately, the director had revealed that Chandni Bar star Tabu nonetheless teases him about her discovering his potential early on. In a chat with Pinkvilla, he had revealed, “Tabu believed in me. Until right now she says ‘I used to be the one who found you’, and actually, I’ve to provide it to her. She labored with me understanding that I had a flop behind me, and it has been nice ever since.”
In the meantime, India Lockdown will launch on ZEE5 on December 2.