Priya Bhavani Shankar's next Tamil release is the upcoming drama thriller, Blood Money, directed by Airaa fame Sarjun KM, and will be premiering as a direct OTT release on ZEE5. Announced to begin streaming from December 24, the upcoming film's story revolves around the popular actress playing the role of a journalist, who has to race against time to save two Tamil prisoners from capital punishment in Kuwait. The official synopsis for Blood Money is as follows: "Rachel (Priya Bhavani Shankar), a brave journalist, takes up the challenging mission of rescuing two Tamil prisoners from Kuwait. With time running out and the odds stacked against her, can she succeed?" 

In light of the release in the next few days, the much-awaited Blood Money official trailer has been released on Saturday and shows audiences the gripping tale where we see Priya Bhavani Shankar in her role as a journalist going the extra mile to save two Tamil immigrants, who end up becoming prisoners in Kuwait. 'Metro' Shirish and Aadukalam fame Kishore are playing pivotal roles in Blood Money, which has been produced under Irfan Malik's Emperor Films banner, with the film featuring music by Satish Raghunathan, cinematography by G Balamurugan and editing by Prasanna GK. 

Speaking about Blood Money some time back, youth sensation Priya Bhavani Shankar in an official statement said, "I play a journalist in this film and it is a very empathetic one. It is like life has come full circle for someone who started as a journalist. Very happy to be part of this suspense-filled drama". Likewise, director Sarjun KM too stated, "A proud moment to be the director of one of ZEE5’s most prestigious projects, 'Blood Money'. With amazing filming experiences in some of the exotic locations and with great actors, Blood Money is super special for me!"

Watch the engrossing Blood Money trailer below: