"Durgamati Trailer Goes Viral, Gets 6.3 Million Hits".
Finally, the makers dropped the official trailer of Durgamati yesterday and it has gone viral, summing a whopping total of 6.3 Million hits within hours of its release.
Bhumi Pednekar dropped the trailer on her social media profile. She captioned it, “Waited so long to share this one with you. Our sweat, blood & hard work #DurgamatiTrailer #DurgamatiOnPrime on Dec 11, PrimeVideoIN akshaykumar ashokdirector2 #CapeOfGoodFilms #BhushanKumar #KrishanKumar vikramix Abundantia_Ent TSeries bhumipednekar @ArshadWarsi Jisshusengupta MahieGillOnline KapadiaKaran ShikhaaSharma03 Babitaashiwal”
Durgamati is a conspiracy thriller, a Hindi remake of the Telugu movie titled Bhaagamathie. The trailer shows two different timelines. It shows Mahie Gill essaying the role of an investigating officer who hires Bhumi's character to solve the case.
The trailer shows Arshad Warsi playing the role of a politician names Ishwar Prasad who believes that the power of people is always stronger than the people in power. Mahie Gill is solving the case of the theft of idols from the Durgamati haveli (mansion).
Bhumi's character's name in the film is Chanchal Chauhan who is imprisoned for committing a murder. Mahie takes the help of Chanchal to land Ishwar Prasad in trouble.
The film also stars Jisshu Sengupta and Karan Kapadia. The film is helmed by Ashok who has also directed the original Tamil film and starred Anushka Shetty in the lead.
The official synopsis of Durgamati mentions that the film is a fast-paced, intelligent thriller in a twist-a-minute style and has strongly etched characters that will create a deep impact with the audience as they are gripped by the world of conspiracy and crime, served with a layer of a scare.
The film was earlier named Durgavati but it underwent a name change earlier this week. Akshay Kumar is the presenter of the film.
Durgamati will be released on Amazon Prime Video on 11 December.