Based on a real-life story, Salaam Venky is directed by Revathy.
Kajol and Vishal Jethwa in Salaam Venky
Last Updated: 01.35 PM, Feb 10, 2023
Salaam Venky starring Kajol and Vishal Jethwa was released in 2022 showcasing the heartwarming tale of a mother and his ill son, based on a real-life event. Directed by Revathy, the slice-of-life drama film is all set to be out on OTT now.
ZEE5 bagged the streaming rights to the movie last year however, the makers did not announce the OTT release date, and now it has been officially out.
The lead actor herself took to social media and shared a poster of the film featuring herself with Vishal. The latest IG post of Kajol reads, "Here's to celebrating life and the undying bond between a mother and son. #SalaamVenky, premieres 10th Feb only on @zee5 (sic)."
Check out the poster here:
Inspired by the incredible true story of a boy name Venkatesh, the Kajol starrer revolves around a single mother who leaves no stones unturned to make sure her son, who suffers from Duchenne muscular dystrophy, lives life to the fullest.
The trailer of the film was released on December 9, which sees Kajol and Vishal in a fun banter. The young actor asks her mother where was she, while the actress replies that he is asking as if she ran away with someone. The mother-son duo can be seen having a few more fun conversations and spending some fun time with each. Moving on, the montage showcases how it's actually difficult for a single mother to take care of a bedridden son.
Watch the full trailer video here:
Salaam Venky, which also has Rahul Bose, Rajeev Khandelwal, Aahana Kumra, Prakash Raj, Priya Mani, Riddhi Kumar, Aneet Padda, Jai Neeraj, Maala Parvathi and Kamal Sadanah in key roles along with Aamir Khan in a special appearance, is all set to release for online streaming on ZEE5 on February 10.