On the lines of Jyotika’s Ponmagal Vandhal, Keerthy Suresh’s Penguin, Yogi Babu’s Cocktail, Gayathri Raghuram’s Yaadhumagi Nindraai and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar’s Danny, Vaibhav starrer Lockup will be the next Tamil film to have a direct OTT release during this pandemic phase. This action cop thriller is all set to be released tomorrow (August 14) on Zee 5 streaming platform. Vaibhav will be seen as a cop in this film and it looks like he has got to play a very intense character, unlike his usual roles. Vani Bhojan who made a very impressive debut in silver screen with this year’s superhit film, Oh My Kadavule will be seen as the female lead and she will be looking forward to continuing the success streak with this film as well.

Director Venkat Prabhu plays Vaibhav’s superior officer in the film and his role is going to be very interesting to watch out for. His relationship with Vaibhav is touted to be the anchor of the film. Shamna Kasim, Kaala fame Eswari Rao, ‘Black Sheep’ Ram Nishanth and others form the supporting cast. The trailer which was released a few days before looked quite promising and was packed with enough intense moments. The film will trace the life of Vasanth (Vaibhav) and will deal with the issues that he faces after he gets trapped into problematic situations. Lockup is directed by debutant S.G.Charles, a former associate of Mohan Raja.

Actor Nithin Sathyaa who has acted in films like Chennai 28, has produced this film under his banner, Shvedh Group. Arrol Corelli has composed music for this film. Lockup will be Zee 5’s 3rd OTT film in this lockdown after Cocktail and Danny.

Ahead of Lockup’s release, the makers have now released a new promo teaser that runs for 30 seconds. This promo is packed with some intense moments that are filled with action and suspense. This promo looks riveting and increases the expectations among the film buffs. Venkat Prabhu and Vaibhav garner good attention in this one. Zee 5 released this new promo on their official Twitter handle and it was shared by the film’s producer Nithin Sathya. Let us hope that the film fulfills the promise tomorrow. Check out the newly released promo video of Vaibhav’s Lockup here: