Actress Bhumi Pednekar is excited about her upcoming horror-thriller movie, Durgamati: The Myth
that is scheduled to release directly on Amazon Prime Video on December 11. The movie is co-produced by Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar says she is glad to collaborate with him again after Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. The trailer of the film was unveiled on Wednesday (November 25).
"I'm super excited about my upcoming film 'Durgamati' and it is an honor to play the lead in this conspiracy thriller. Being an ardent fan of spine-chilling thrillers myself, I was delighted to be a part of such a gripping story. Also, I am glad to collaborate with Akshay (Kumar) sir again after three years and present this wonderful film for audiences across the world", said Bhumi.
The thriller also features Arshad Warsi, Mahie Gill, Jisshu Sengupta, and Karan Kapadia. The film, written and directed by G. Ashok, is a remake of Ashok's 2018 Telugu blockbuster, Bhaagamathie. It casts Bhumi as a government officer who becomes the target of a sinister conspiracy.
"With Bhumi leading it, the film is designed as a power-packed entertainer. And the presence of fabulous actors such as Arshad Warsi and Jisshu Sengupta along with Karan Kapadia and Mahie Gill makes this a treat for lovers of the thriller and conspiracy genres", said the film's producer Vikram Malhotra of Abundantia Entertainment.