Malayalam cinema’s sensation, Dulquer Salmaan, is all set to enthrall his digital audience with his latest gangster-action film, directed by Abhilash Joshiy. After a significant theatrical presence, the much-anticipated OTT release is right around the corner. A film close to Salmaan’s heart, he not only leads the ensemble but is also the driving force behind its production.
Despite initial expectations of a box office explosion, King of Kotha has garnered an impressive Rs 40 Cr worldwide. The financial success extends beyond just the box office; the film secured lucrative deals for satellite, digital, and international rights.
The digital debut of King of Kotha was initially whispered to be on September 22 on Disney+ Hotstar. However, insider information from OTTplay indicates a shift, suggesting the film will now be available either on September 28 or 29. The delay ensures the film sees a complete 34-day theatrical journey.
The multi-lingual film has set records with its initial opening in theaters, marking the zenith of Malayalam cinema’s day-one earnings. The riveting narrative, penned by Abhilash N Chandran, showcases talent from Aishwarya Lekshmi, Shabeer Kalarakkal, and more.
The narrative takes us to the heart of Kotha, a fictional town led by Raju, portrayed by Salmaan. Betrayals and unforeseen challenges force Raju out of his town. However, a twist of fate intertwined with revenge and protection brings him back. What lies ahead for Kotha and its inhabitants?