Featuring Danish Sait, French Biriyani becomes the second Kannada film after Law to be released directly on the service.
Produced by Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar and Gurudath A Talwar, and directed by Pannaga Bharana, the film also stars Sal Yusuf in a lead role.
French Biriyani will globally premiere in Kannada on 24th July, directly on Amazon Prime Video.
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Bengaluru, India, 16thJuly 2020 – Amazon Prime Video today released the trailer for the eagerly-awaited Kannada film, French Biriyani. Making its global premiere exclusively on the service, the movie becomes the sixth of the seven Indian films across five local languages to release directly on Amazon Prime Video. The action comedy drama stars comedian Danish Sait as Asgar portraying the role of an autorickshaw driver in Bengaluru alongside Sal Yusuf as Simon, visiting the country for the first time. Their fates cross lines when unexpected circumstances cause Simon and Asgar to unite in order to search for Simon’s lost Samaan.
Directed by PannagaBharana, French Biriyani is produced by Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar and GurudathA Talwar under the banner of PRK productions. Prime members in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide can watch the much-awaited movie in Kannada from 24th July onwards.
“We are excited to bring French Biriyani on Amazon Prime Video that features one of the most versatile comics and actors- Danish Sait. In addition to being a thoroughly captivating film, we are certain that the local flavour will appeal to the viewers taste and play a crucial role in taking the film to great heights. We are confident that this comedy of errors will earn a special place in the hearts of cinema enthusiasts alike,” said Vijay Subramaniam, Director and Head, Content, Amazon Prime Video India.
“We are delighted about the upcoming launch of French Biriyani, as we endeavor to bring to our viewers a light-hearted action-packedcomedy thriller that will surelyleave an everlasting positive impact on the audience. Danish Sait and Sal Yusuf bring so much to the table in terms of their sheer comic prowess and quirkiness. I truly believe that there could not have been a better choice than them to play the two lead roles. With the movie releasing on Amazon Prime Video across 200 countries and territories, we are glad that the film will reach a global audience enabling them to revel in Kannada cinema.”said Director PannagaBharana.
“A movie should always be entertaining and we, at PRK Productions, strive to achieve the same. If one can laugh out their heart and at the same time love the narrative, then it’s a win for us. French Biriyani is one such movie from our house which will serve this purpose very well. The Kannada film industry is known to have rolled out some of the most-entertaining movies of all time and French Biriyani too will uphold the tradition,” commented Producer Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar.
Watch the trailer here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ew9t4JX4x3A
French Biriyani is the story of Simon, representative of a pharmaceutical company from France and Asgar, local auto driver from Shivajinagar, who share a two-day long journey in Bengaluru. That twisted journey with a comedy of errors changes the way they look at life. What results from this goofed up journey is the heartstring of ‘French Biriyani’. With every possible wrong ingredient added by fate, it inevitably becomes a recipe for disaster. French Biriyani is set for a world premiere only on Amazon Prime Video on 24 July.
French Biriyani will join the thousands of TV shows and movies from Hollywood and Bollywood in the Prime Video catalogue. These include Indian-produced Amazon Original series like Paatal Lok,The Family Man, Mirzapur, Inside Edge and Made In Heaven, Four More Shots Please! S1 and S2, Breathe: Into The Shadows and award-winning and critically acclaimed global Amazon Original series, including Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Boys, Hunters, Fleabag and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, all on Prime Video, which is available at no extra cost for Amazon Prime members. The service includes titles available in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi and Bengali.
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE NAME OF THE MOVIE IS FRENCH BIRIYANI NOT FRENCH BIRYANI.
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