Reliance Entertainment, Ashiq Usman Productions and AP International come together for the Hindi Remake of Malayalam Crime Thriller ‘Anjaam Pathiraa’
Mumbai, August 31, 2020: Reliance Entertainment, Ashiq Usman Productions and AP International join hands for the Hindi Remake of the taut Malayalam Crime Thriller, ‘Anjaam Pathiraa’.
Released earlier this year, ‘Anjaam Pathiraa’ produced by Ashiq Usman, written and directed by Midhun Manuel Thomas, revolves around a serial killer who is on a rampage, killing policemen mercilessly. The film was a box-office success and was also lauded by the critics for its engaging storyline and incredible performances by Kunchacko Boban, Sharaf U Dheen, Unnimaya Prasad, Jinu Joseph and Sreenath Bhasi.
Shibasish Sarkar, Group CEO, Reliance Entertainment, said, “‘Anjaam Pathiraa’ is one of those slick thrillers that keep you on the edge of the seat! We are happy to remake the cult film for audiences across the country and the globe!”
Ashiq Usman, Managing Partner, Ashiq Usman Productions, said, said, “’Anjaam Pathiraa’ is a riveting psycho murder thriller. I am proud to say it was the biggest blockbuster of the year. And I am happy to be associated with Reliance Entertainment and AP international for the remake of the film.”
Sanjay Wadhwa , Managing Partner , AP International, said, “We are happy to showcase this gem from the malayalam film industry to the world audience.”
About Reliance Entertainment:
Reliance Entertainment is the media and entertainment arm of Reliance Group and is engaged in the creation and distribution of content across film, television, digital and gaming platforms.
Internationally, Reliance Entertainment has partnered since 2009 with iconic film producer and director, Steven Spielberg, in the formation of DreamWorks Studios, and thereafter, Amblin Partners. This relationship has produced several successful films such as The Help, War Horse, Lincoln, The Hundred Foot Journey, The Girl on the Train, A Dog’s Purpose, Bridge of Spies, The Post, 2019 Golden Globes and Oscar winning film, Green Book & 2020 Academy Award nominee and Golden Globes winner 1917.
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About AP International
Established in 1958, AP International is one of the biggest among private studios in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, for Tamil and Malayalam movies. Owned by Sanjay Wadhwa and family, the studio is engaged in the business of film financing, rights acquisition, direct distribution, licensing and other investments, having financed and distributed over 1000 movies globally.
A pioneer in producing home entertainment products, new media and in the online space, AP International has worked with Superstars like Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Ajith Kumar, Vijay, Suriya and renowned filmmakers like Mani Ratnam, Shankar, Gautham Menon, K.S. Ravikumar and P. Vasu.
The studio has a joint venture with Reliance Entertainment and Y Not Studios for production of movies. It has a leading subscriber base of 10 Million+ followers on its YouTube channels for South Indian content.
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About Ashiq Usman productions
Established in the year 2013, Ashiq Usman Productions is a production house with more than 10 films in half a decade. It is known for blockbuster films like Anjaam Pathiraa, Kali, Chandrettan Evideya, Varnyathil Aashanka and Allu Ramendran.
Ashiq Usman Productions is the first production house in India to have shot a feature film named Love during the COVID-19 pandemic and is currently working on the release.
For further information contact:
Fatema Nagree (+919867661126) – Fatema.Nagree@relianceada.com