The Bhumi Pednekar starrer Durgamati The Myth’s trailer is out and the actor is seen in a never-seen-before avatar. The trailer has made netizens compare Bhumi’s performance with Anushka Shetty and they do not seem to be impressed. The Twitter users pointed out that Bhumi could not perform with that intensity as Anushka.Also Read - Anjali Ameer To Shri Ghatak: Trans Actors Who Will Feature In Bollywood Films This Year, Watch Full List

One user wrote, “I am sorry but @bhumipednekar is nowhere close to #AnushkaShetty… I am done with this copy paste culture. Be Inspired but not be a xerox… Feeling Ashamed to be a #Bollywood fan.” Also Read - Goodbye To Runaway 34: Top 5 Bollywood Films That Will See A Release On OTT This Year, Checkout Full List

“Just realised this piece of crap #Durgamati is remake of anushka’s #Bhaagamathie Man facepalmingMan facepalming u never gonna match #AnushkaShetty’s intensity in your lifetime,so chill #BhumiPednekar. never gonna even click on trailers link.Face vomiting #DurgamatiTrailer #DurgamatiOnPrime”, another tweeted. Also Read - OMG 2 To Badhaai Do: Bollywood Sequels That We Can Look Forward This Year, Checkout Full List Here

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The trailer opens with Arshad Warsi, who essays the role of a politician named Ishwar Prasad, who has a clean reputation but appears to be involved in mysterious wrong acts. When priceless statues of deities start vanishing from temples, Mahie Gill and Jisshu Sengupta, who plays the role of police officers, investigate the matter. They bring up Chanchal Chauhan from the jail to dig up dust on Ishwar Prasad and then investigate her in Durgamati Haveli, where she even starts staying and experience paranormal activities. Chanchal continues to survive a series of frightful incidents till she opens a Pandora’s Box and gets completely possessed by the spirit of Durgamati.

Durgamati is a Hindi remake of a Telugu film Bhaagamathie. The film also features Arshad Warsi and Karan Kapadia. The film has been presented by Cape of Good Films and Bhushan Kumar and is produced by Vikram Malhotra and is helmed by G Ashok. Starring as the main lead, Bhumi is once again teaming up with her Toilet: Ek Prem Katha co-star, Akshay Kumar. Akshay will be presenting the film along with Bhushan Kumar.

The film will have a direct-to-OTT release on December 11 on Amazon Prime Video.