Katrina Kaif and Vijay Sethupathi’s upcoming most awaited film Merry Christmas is all set to hit the theaters on December 2023 in Hindi and Tamil languages.
Directed by Agent Vinod and Badlapur fame director Sriram Raghavan, the first poster of this film arrived on July 17, 2023, in which both the lead actors are seen in a serious look while the makers have kept the color of the poster similar to the movies of the 80s.
Jointly produced by Ramesh Taurani, Jaya Taurani, Sanjay Routray, and Kewal Garg under the banner of Tips Films and Matchbox Pictures, Merry Christmas was announced in December 2021.
A few days after Katrina’s marriage to Vicky Kaushal on December 9, 2021, the shooting of the film started in different cities in India, which is now complete.
Based on the ups and downs of a couple’s relationship during Christmas Eve, the film has music composed by Pritam Chakraborty, cinematography by Madhu Neelakandan, and editing by Pooja Ladha Surti.
Who is the star cast of the Merry Christmas movie?
The film Merry Christmas stars Vijay Sethupathi and Katrina Kaif in the lead while Manjhi The Mountain Man fame actress Radhika Apte plays a cameo.
Apte was last seen in the Hindi film Mrs. Undercover and will soon be seen playing an essential role in the upcoming English film System Midnight.
Talking about the other cast of Merry Christmas, Sanjay Kapoor, Vinay Pathak, Tinnu Anand, Ranjan Raj, Aditi Govitrikar, Pratima Kazmi, Kavin Jay Babu, and Vijay Kumar are also playing important roles.
What is the theatrical release date of the Merry Christmas movie?
Along with sharing the first poster of the film Merry Christmas, the makers have announced a new release date of December 15, 2023, earlier the makers had planned to release the film on Christmas 2022.
According to some media reports, filmmaker Karan Johar is upset with the new release date of the makers of Merry Christmas because on 15th December 2023, his Yodha film is also coming into theaters in which Siddharth Malhotra is in the lead role.
Teaser and trailer of Merry Christmas movie
The first teaser of the film may come by the end of August 2023 but you will have to wait for the trailer as the makers will share the trailer in late November 2023 or early December 2023.
We decided to cut short the wait for the Christmas cheer!#MerryChristmas releasing in theatres near you ON 15th DECEMBER 2023.
#SriramRaghavan @TipsFilmsInd #MatchboxPictures @RameshTaurani #SanjayRoutray #JayaTaurani #KewalGarg #KatrinaKaif #SanjayKapoor #VinayPathak… pic.twitter.com/oIct7d4DPj
— VijaySethupathi (@VijaySethuOffl) July 17, 2023
In which OTT platform and when will the Merry Christmas movie be released?
The digital rights of the movie Merry Christmas are not yet bought by the OTT platform, but after the online streaming rights are bought by one of Netflix, Amazon Prime, or Disney Plus Hotstar, the film will be released on the OTT platform two months after its theatrical release.
Stay on this page to get the latest information about online streaming services, movie trailers, and teasers.
Merry Christmas movie FAQs
Q. What is the story of the Merry Christmas movie?
A. The story of the film Merry Christmas is based on the ups and downs in the relationship of two couples on Christmas Eve and the full story will be known only after the release of the film.
Q. What is the budget for the Merry Christmas movie?
A. The budget of the Merry Christmas movie is around 50 crores of Indian rupees.
Q. Who are the lead actors of the movie Merry Christmas?
A. Katrina Kaif and Vijay Sethupathi are playing lead roles in the movie Merry Christmas.