Dev Patel is the New Action Hero On the Block in First Trailer of “Monkey Man”
Hollywood studio Universal Pictures recently unveiled the official trailer for the film “Monkey Man,” marking the directorial debut of actor Dev Patel. The trailer features well-choreographed and spectacular fight and chase sequences, promising an action-packed movie experience.
Inspired by the legend of Lord Hanuman, “Monkey Man” is set in Mumbai and stars Patel as a man seeking vengeance against the corrupt leaders who murdered his mother and continue to victimize the poor and powerless in the city. The actor plays Kid, a young man who struggles to make a living in an underground fight club, and eventually unleashes a campaign of retribution against those who have wronged him.
The film also features popular Indian actors Sobhita Dhulipala, Vipin Sharma, Ashwini Kalsekar, Adithi Kalkunte, Sikandar Kher, Pitobash, and Makarand Deshpande, along with Sharlto Copley. The trailer showcases Patel engaging in hand-to-hand combat, fighting in a ring, and taking on multiple criminals in a style reminiscent of the “John Wick” movies.
Interestingly, Thunder Road Films, one of the producers of the “John Wick” franchise, is also backing “Monkey Man.” The film is produced by a talented team including Jordan Peele, Basil Iwanyk, and Anjay Nagpal, among others.
Patel has developed the movie from his original story and also co-wrote the screenplay. “Monkey Man” promises to be a gripping action thriller with Patel taking on the role of an action hero, showcasing his versatility as an actor.
The film is set to be an exciting addition to Patel’s body of work and is already generating buzz among fans and movie enthusiasts. With its gripping storyline and intense action sequences, “Monkey Man” is poised to be a must-watch for action movie fans worldwide.
News Highlight :
– Universal Pictures released the official trailer for the film “Monkey Man,” which marks actor Dev Patel’s directorial debut
– The film is inspired by the legend of Lord Hanuman and is set in Mumbai, featuring Patel as a man seeking vengeance against corrupt leaders who murdered his mother and oppress the poor
– The story follows Patel’s character, Kid, who participates in underground fight clubs to make a living, and eventually seeks to infiltrate the city’s elite and seek revenge
– The film also stars popular Indian actors and Sharlto Copley, and is produced by a team including Jordan Peele and Oscar-winning filmmaker Ian Cooper
– The trailer showcases Patel engaging in hand-to-hand combat and taking on multiple criminals in a style reminiscent of the “John Wick” movies which are produced by one of “Monkey Man’s” producers, Thunder Road Films.