22nd December 2023: The highly anticipated film ‘Merry Christmas,’ featuring Katrina Kaif and Vijay Sethupathi, is set to hit theaters in less than a month, and the cast is actively engaged in promotional activities. This marks the first collaboration between Katrina Kaif and the renowned South star, creating considerable buzz among fans. The recently released trailer garnered a positive response, building excitement for the upcoming release.
In preparation for her role in ‘Merry Christmas,’ Katrina Kaif had to venture into unfamiliar territory by learning Tamil. The actress, in a recent interview with Mashable, opened up about the challenges she faced during the language-learning process. Expressing her stress and nervousness, Katrina shared, “I was very stressed and nervous while trying to learn my Tamil lines. I wanted to rehearse in such a way that I looked fresh and comfortable during the shoot. This was a very difficult task for me. I find Tamil and Malayalam really difficult. It is difficult to differentiate between their consonants and vowels.”
The trailer of ‘Merry Christmas’ showcases the on-screen chemistry between Katrina Kaif and Vijay Sethupathi, leaving fans eager for the film’s release. Despite being their first collaboration, the stars effortlessly portray their characters, transporting audiences to a different era. In the trailer, Katrina appears bold, while Vijay Sethupathi exudes a calm and shy demeanor, adding layers to the film’s narrative.
Directed by Sriram Raghavan, known for his previous works like ‘Badlapur’ and ‘Andhadhun,’ ‘Merry Christmas’ is poised for release on January 12, 2024, promising a cinematic experience filled with intrigue, chemistry, and the distinctive storytelling that Sriram Raghavan is renowned for.