The year 2023 has been a great year for cinephiles as many long-awaited Indian films whether South Indian, Bollywood, or Punjabi films, all are geared to deliver their highly anticipated projects of this year.
Kali Jotta is one of those few Punjabi films that was released in early 2023. A romantic film, Kali Jotta is directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Vijay Kumar Arora, who is best known for directing Amit Virk starrer 2018 sports drama film “Harjeeta” (2018) as well as Gurnaam Bhullar and Sonam Bajwa starrer Guddiyan Patole (2019), etc.
Kali Jotta Release Date & reviews
The shoot of ‘Kali Jotta’ commenced on February 24, 2021. The romantic drama film that was earlier scheduled to be released on March 25, 2022, later got a release date in June but was postponed. Finally, Kali Jotta was released on 3rd February 2023, distributed by Omjee Star Studios worldwide.
Punjabi Superstar actress and singer-turned-actor Satinder Sartaj’s pair received so much love in this heart-wrenching love story and drama. Neeru Bajwa’s powerful act won hearts.
Kali Jotta Box Office Collection
The film fared very well in both domestic and overseas markets. It earned Rs 37.5 Cr at the box office worldwide emerging as a hit.
Kali Jotta OTT Release Date
Set in 80’s & 90’s, Kali Jotta received appreciation for the story and the screenplay. The film became successful at the box office.
There has been no official announcement regarding the OTT platform and release date, so far. But as per some media reports, the film could see its OTT premiere on the digital platform Chaupal.
Kali Jotta Star Cast
The film stars actor-cum-singer Satinder Sartaaj in the male lead role. The actor had previously worked in International historic dream film The Black Prince, where he played the character of Maharaja Duleep Singh and in 2020 Punjabi film Ikko Mikke.
Punjabi film industry’s one of the most celebrated actresses Neeru Bajwa is playing the female lead in the film. Bajwa was last seen in the 2021 comedy film Shava Ni Girdhari Lal, alongside popular actors of the Industry Gippy Grewal and Himanshi Khurana.
Actress Wamiqa Gabi of “Tu Mera 22 Main Tera 22” fame is also one of the lead stars of the film. She has appeared in Amazon Prime Video’s recently-released romantic anthology series Modern Love: Mumbai.
Kali Jotta Makers
Kali Jotta Jointly bankrolled by Sunny Raj, Varun Arora, Sarla Rani and Santosh Subhash Thite. This project is being presented by Neeru Bajwa Entertainment, U&I Films and VH Entertainment. Harinder Kour is the showrunner.
On the technical front, Lalit Sahoo is serving as the director of photography while Bharat S. Rawat is handling the editing work and VFX is handled by Shudhanshu Jaiswal. Beat Minister has composed the music and Raju Singh has given the background score of the film while the film’s lead Sartaaj has penned the lyrics.
Other than these people, Line Production is done by Vicky Makhu, Production designing is handled by Ankita Dhar and Amit Sharma.