Starring Suraj Sharma, Adil Hussain, Shweta Tripathi Sharma, the trailer of The Illegal is out and it seems to be like a heart-wrenching story of a person who desires to comply with his goals of changing into a filmmaker however is slowed down by societal restrictions.
The trailer offers a sneak peek of the story the place the protagonist, performed by Suraj, will get admission to a reputed faculty for filmmaking within the US. His sister in India, performed by Shweta, is his confidante who encourages him by means of the method however the kinfolk he’s staying with aren’t too appreciative of his artistic goals. Life throws one other curveball at him when he will get right into a combat at work and is fired from his job.
Renzu stated in a press release, “This film is very close to my heart, as much as filming it was exciting. I am super thrilled about the movie releasing for wider audiences as well. While the film was received well at a number of film festivals, I am still nervous about the audience’s reaction to it.”
Suraj made a mark in Hollywood with Ang Lee’s Life of Pi. He performed a pivotal function within the latter seasons of Homeland and was final seen in Apple TV collection Little America.
The Illegal had its worldwide premiere on the 2019 Austin Film Festival. It was additionally screened at MAMI 2019. Previously, The Illegal was additionally shortlisted on the Oscars within the Best Picture class however didn’t make it to the ultimate nominations.
The Illegal has been directed by Danish Renzu and begins streaming on Amazon Prime Video from March 23.