The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has affected many films that hit the screens earlier this year. Despite getting a positive response, these films had to exit the theaters due to the lockdown. One such film is the Malayalam thriller Forensic. Starring Tovino Thomas and Mamtha Mohandas in the lead roles, this medical thriller opened to a positive response. But the coronavirus pandemic has affected its box office fate. Since the lockdown got announced, many people are waiting for its OTT release. If the ongoing buzz is anything to go by, Forensic will have its digital premiere on July 6th, on Netflix.
Forensic recently had its television premiere on Asianet, on May 7. The film got a terrific response from the home viewers as it got TRP ratings of 4519K. After the television premiere, many people are now waiting for its digital release. We hear that the makers have a contract saying that the digital release should be after 60 days of the television premiere. Going by that calculation, the film will have its digital premiere on July 6. The sources also claimed that Netflix has bought the digital rights of this movie.
The story of this film revolves around a medico-legal advisor who uses his forensic skills to catch a serial killer. Akhil Paul and Anas Khan have directed this film. Jakes Bejoy has composed the music for it. Navis Xaviour and Siju Mathew have jointly produced it under the banner Juvis Productions.