Prithviraj Sukumaran’s Kaapa OTT Rights Bagged by Netflix, OTT Release Date to be Announced Soon

Kaapa is a Malayalam-language action thriller movie has been directed by Shaji Kailas.



  • Netflix has bagged the rights to stream Kaapa on their platform. 
  • The movie will be available for streaming next year onwards. The OTT release date will be announced soon.
  • Shaji Kailas has essayed the lead role in this movie. 

Kaapa is a Malayalam-language action thriller movie has been directed by Shaji Kailas, produced by Fefka Writers Union, Saregama India, and Theatre of Dreams, and written by GR Indugopan. Interestingly the movie was first meant to be directed by Venu, who dropped out of the project due to creative differences. That is when Kailas was roped in to do this movie.  Kaapa releases in Theatres on 22 December 2022, and we are yet to see how it performs at the box office.

Kaapa OTT Release Date and Platform

Kaapa will release on Netflix, and the release date will be announced soon.

OTT Release Date OTT Platform Theatrical Release Date Language Film Industry
January 2023 Netflix 22 December 2022 Malayalam Mollywood

Kaapa Official Trailer and Twitter Link

Released just 12 days ago, this trailer has garnered more than 5 million views on YouTube. With over 70K likes, this trailer is one of the most popular Malayalam movie trailers on YouTube. 

Kaapa Cast and Crew 

This movie has an ensemble cast of some of our generation’s finest actors. The actors in this movie are Prithviraj Sukumaran, Aparna Balamurali, Asif Ali, Anna Ben, Abhijith U.B. Sukumaran and Balamurali are essaying the lead roles while the others are playing supporting characters. Prithviraj Sukumaran is a very popular Malayalam movie actor, known for his roles in Ranam, Kaduva, Gangs of 18, Jana Gana Mana, Driving Licence, Memories, Koode, Bhraman and more. Comfortable in almost any role, his performances always make one sit up and take notice. Aparna Balamurali is a Malayalam movie actress, known for her roles in Kamuki, Sundari Gardens, Nitham Oru Vaanam, Mr and Mrs Rowdy, Sunday Holiday, Mayaanadhi, and more. Expect to see her do full justice to her character in this movie. 

Kaapa Storyline 

In this story, we are exposed to the dark underbelly of Thiruvananthapuram, where rival dons clash in cold-blooded gang wars to gain control over the city’s slums and suburbs. We are introduced to the battle exploits of a gangster called Kotta Madhu. His attitude changes due to some unplanned events in his life, but he keeps hunting due to old memories. This leads him into gang conflict. His ruthless ways are displayed in the movie, which promises to be an edge-of-the-seat thriller.