Michael is a pan-India action thriller which stars Sundeep Kishan as the main lead, it is produced by Bharath Chowdary and Puskur Ram Mohan Rao under the banner Karan C Productions LLP & Sree Venkateswara Cinemas LLP.
The first look poster of actor Sundeep Kishan was released in May 2022, the poster sees Kishan standing in a war zone donning trousers and naked upper part doused with blood cuts and six-pack abs, the actor holding a pistol in one hand and the scarf in other while looking at the adversaries whose intent seems to kill him with weapons like sharp knives, guns, and spears.
Sundeep Kishan is playing the titular role of Michael on-screen, it was one of the much-awaited south Indian films of 2023.
Michael Release Date
Michael has been released in five Indian languages Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, and Hindi on 3 February 2023. The film was issued a ‘UA’ certificate by the censor board with an approved runtime of 2hr 35mins or 155mins.
Michael Box Office Collection
The film opened on a good note at the box office however, failed to gain momentum over the weekend. It collected around Rs 7 Cr on the first weekend. Check out the first week’s collections of the movie.
|Days||AP/TG (Gross)||WW (Gross)|
|Day 1||Rs 2.05 Cr||Rs 3.35 Cr|
|Day 2||Rs 1.35 Cr||Rs 2.40 Cr|
|Day 3||Rs 60 L||Rs 1.20 Cr|
|Day 4-7||Rs 70L||Rs 1.30 Cr|
|Total||Rs 4.70 Cr||Rs 8.35 Cr|
Michael Screen Counts
Michael is released overseas by Sarigama Cinemas, and as per the reports, the Telugu version of the film has been released in 185 locations in the USA alone. Which marks the biggest release in the career of Sundeep Kishan. The premiere in the U.S. began on Feb 2nd.
As per a report of ETimes, Michael has been released in 300+ theatres in Tamil Nadu and 500 screens in the rest of India for a total of 800+ screens in India.
Michael OTT Release Date
The post-theatrical rights of Michael were acquired by the streaming platform Aha. The film is now available to stream on the platform from 24 Feb 2023 in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi.
Michael Star Cast
It is surely a delight to the fans to watch three superstars Vijay Sethupathi, Gautham Vasudev Menon, and Kishan on the big screens together. Tamil actress Varalaxmi Sarathkumar is playing a key role in the movie.
Sundeep Kishan, who was seen in ‘The Family Man’ playing Major Vikram, along with Vijay Sethupathi will take on Gautham Vasudev Menon, the latter is reportedly playing the antagonist role in Michael.
The film also has Divyansha Kaushik, Varun Sandesh, Ayyappa Sharma, and Anasuya among others.
Gautham who has directed many hit projects in south cinema, of late, has shown his prowess in acting also leaving the cinephiles awestruck with his performances.
Michael: Pan India Film makers
Helmed by Ranjit Jeyakondi, and bankrolled by Bharat Chowdary with Puskhar Ram Mohan Rao under Sri Venkateswara Cinemas LLP, Michael is a Sam CS musical.
The teaser was released on the 20th of Oct, and the trailer of the film arrived on 24th of Jan, 2023 in all 5 languages. Earlier, makers unveiled the first single from the film named, ‘Neevuntey Chaalu’, which garnered a positive response from the cinephiles.
Michael Pan-India Film FAQs
A. Divyansha Kaushik is playing the lead actress role in Michael
A. Ranjit Jeyakodi is the director of Michael.
A. Michael has been released on the OTT platform Aha.
A. Michael has been released in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi languages.