Kolamaavu Kokila remake: Janhvi Kapoor’s Good Luck Jerry to get a direct OTT release
We had earlier reported about Nayanthara’s hit Tamil film ‘Kolamaavu Kokila’ aka ‘Ko Ko’ being remade in Hindi. Janhvi Kapoor is starring in the film’s Hindi version which has been titled ‘Good Luck Jerry’ Debutant Siddharth Sengupta is directing the film and Anand L Rai is producing it. The makers have now announced that the film will be releasing directly on Disney + Hotstar on July 29. This is Janhvi’s second film to get a direct OTT release after ‘Gunjan Saxena’ (Netflix).
‘Kolamaavu Kokila’ directed by Nelson Dilipkumar is a heroine-centric crime comedy. The film got released in 2018 and was well received. Critics praised Nayanthara’s performance and Anirudh’s music, which was the film’s biggest highlight. It eventually went on to become a box office success.
The Hindi version, ‘Good Luck Jerry’ is expected to be tweaked to suit the sensibilities of the North Indian audience. Pankaj Matta is adapting the script. The film also stars Deepak Dobriyal, Mita Vashisht, Neeraj Sood and Sushant Singh. The film is bankrolled jointly by Lyca Productions and Aanand L Rai’s Colour Yellow Productions.