Even if many other films are pulling out of the running for fear of the coronavirus onslaught – Bengaluru-based Prime Originals Private Limited, which also owns an OTT platform, has NET5 with its first film – Legacy of Lies with Scott Adkins – in the April film distribution started 2nd across India in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu, apart from English. The Indian versions are called Agent MI 6.
“Although we have our own OTT platform NET5, we would like to release some of their action and blockbuster films in theaters first and later stream them on their platform. We have set up distribution across India and scheduled films for theatrical distribution with 2 films per month. Legacy of Lies will be shown on 500 screens, ”says Balwanth Singh, the moving spirit behind this novel idea.
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Legacy of Lies is about Martin Baxter, an ex-MI6 agent who is transported back to the world of espionage and high stakes when Sasha Stepanenko, a beautiful Ukrainian journalist, seeks his help to uncover the shocking truth about the operations of the uncover the Russian secret service. The film was written and directed by Adrian Bol and also stars Anna Butkevich and Yuliia Sobol.