Drishyam 2 is a sequel to 2013 superhit thriller movie Drishyam starring Mohanlal. Let’s have a detailed look at its story, cast, trailer and release date.
Who would have thought that we would get a sequel to Drishyam? It ended with no loose ends. However, the makers had some other plans in their mind. They want to cash on the popularity and hence a sequel is coming. Drishyam 2 is coming soon and the makers have released the trailer. Starring Mohanlal is a lead role, Drishyam 2 is a sequel to 2013 blockbuster thriller movie Drishyam. The story takes place six years after the events of Drishyam. On Saturday, the makers released the trailer, two days before its launch date, after a high-quality copy of the trailer gets leaked online. Here is everything you need to know about the movie.
Drishyam 2 Trailer
As Drishyam 2 is a direct sequel to Drishyam, it starts from where the first movie concluded. In Drishyam, we saw how George Kutty tricked the police after his daughter (Ansiba) accidentally kills the son of a cop (Asha Sharath). In the trailer, we see George Kutty and his family trying to live normal lives after the terrible incident.
George, a fan of movies, now owns a theatre and living a peaceful life. However, his life takes a U-turn when a new Inspector arrives in the town and opens the investigation into the murder of the cop’s son. Drishyam 2 looks like an ideal sequel to Drishyam with loads of thrill, mystery and suspense.
Cast and crew
Drishyam 2 stars Mohanlal, Meena, Ansiba Hassan and Esther Anil, reprising their roles from the first film. Here is a look at full star cast of the movie:
- Mohanlal as Georgekutty, a local cable TV operator and a theatre owner.
- Meena as Rani, wife of Georgekutty.
- Ansiba Hassan as Anju George, Georgekutty’s elder daughter.
- Esther Anil as Anumol George, Georgekutty’s school-going younger daughter.
- Asha Sarath as Geetha Prabhakar, Inspector General of Police
- Siddique as Prabhakar, Geetha’s husband
- Murali Gopy as Thomas Joseph
- K. B. Ganesh Kumar as CI Philip Mathew
- Aneesh G. Menon as Rajesh, Rani’s Brother and Georgekutty’s brother-in-law.
- Kozhikode Narayanan Nair as Sulaiman
- Antony Perumbavoor as SI Antony
- P. Sreekumar as Rani’s father
- Shobha Mohan as Rani’s mother
The movie is directed by Jeetu Joseph who also helmed the prequel. It is produced by Antony Perumbavoor through the company Aashirvad Cinemas.
Plot and story
The story is a continuation of the first film. George Kutty and his family trying to live normal lives after the terrible incident. George now owns a movie theatre and planning to get her daughter married. However, his life takes a U-turn when the ghost of the past comes to haunt him. A new Inspector arrives in the town and opens the investigation into the murder of the cop’s son. The onus is now on George to once again trick the police and geta clean chit. Will he be able to do that this time? Drishyam 2 is all about it.
When the movie is releasing?
Originally, the producers planned for a theatrical release in January 2021. However, they later decided to release the movie directly on OTT. Drishyam 2 will on Amazon Prime Video on Feb 19, 2021.