The trailer of Kannada movie Ikkat was launched on Tuesday. The comedy movie is ready in opposition to the backdrop of the nationwide lockdown that was imposed throughout the first wave of coronavirus.
The trailer introduces us to a warring couple who’re on the verge of divorce. Nevertheless, the 21-days lockdown forces the couple to place their plan for separation on the backburner and tolerate one another till they’re free to exit. Their scenario in a small condo will get extra difficult with the arrival of an uninvited visitor and an unknown presence in the home.
“It was the lockdown that impressed us to make Ikkat. There was a time throughout the preliminary phases of the pandemic when the entire world was in a really sombre temper as all of us have been experiencing a tough time. Nevertheless, with Ikkat, we’ve got tried to showcase these unprecedented occasions by a humorous lens. The quirky storyline, the expertise and their stupendous comedian timing is what makes the movie an absolute enjoyable watch,” stated the makers in a press release.
Ikkat is written and directed by Esham Khan and Haseen Khan. It’s bankrolled by director Pawan Kumar of U-Flip fame.
“Ikkat is really a singular movie. As it’s based mostly on the lockdown, there’s a sense of relatability that’s related to it. It’s a hilarious story and I’m positive that it will likely be an excellent look ahead to viewers throughout the globe who will benefit from the situational comedy setting of the movie,” stated Nagabhushana N S, who performs an necessary function within the movie.
Ikkat additionally marks the appearing debut of Bhoomi Shetty. “I’m thrilled to make my foray into movies and likewise my digital debut with Ikkat, a very loopy comedy-drama which everybody will relate to. It was supplied to me once I least anticipated it, when issues have been fully on a stand-still due to the lockdown. I had such a blast throughout the story narration that I knew straight away that I had to do that movie. Ikkat is a brilliant particular film for me, and we had a tremendous time capturing for it,” she stated.
Ikkat will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on July 21.