Mimi digital release: Kriti Sanon and Pankaj Tripathi starrer ‘Mimi’ will premiere on JioCinema in July.
Corona pandemic is severely affecting the film industry. It has emerged as a huge threat for multiplex and cinema halls owners. Cinema halls across the country shut down and the filmmakers are opting for direct digital release. After Gulabo Sitabo and Shakuntala Devi, Kriti Sanon starer Mimi will not release in theatres. The makers have opted for direct digital release.
As per the reports coming, Kriti Sanon starrer will have its digital premiere on JioCinema in July 2020. Directed by Laxman Utekar and produced by Dinesh Vijan, the film also stars Pankaj Tripathi and Sai Tamhankar. Mimi features Kriti Sanon in the lead role of a surrogate mother, is an official remake of National Award-winning 2011 Marathi film Mala Aai Vhhaychy!
The movie is scheduled for theatrical release in July 2020. However, with no chances of cinema halls to open anytime soon, the makers have decided to go for direct digital release. The makers would soon announce the official digital release date.
Before Mimi, Amitabh Bachchan starrer Gulabo Sitabo and Vidya Balan starrer Shakuntala Devi also opted for digital release. Both movies will premiere on Amazon Prime Video. Expect more movies to have a direct digital release as multiplexes and cinema halls to remain shut for at least 2-3 months.
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