‘Lockdown Alapparaigal’ by Nakkalites tackles lockdown blues in a hilarious manner


Lockdown Alapparigal captures the COVID-19 Lockdown drama that performs out in each dwelling on the Nakkalites Channel. The YouTube channel has gathered a fan following with its socio-political satires and comedy movies on every day life.

B. Sasti Pranesh, Sasi Selvaraj and S. Santhosh Kumar of Nakkalites put their concepts collectively on Lockdown and the result’s a laugh-riot. “It is already a hit,” declares Sasti. “People are binge watching on OTT platforms, making Dalgona coffee, and new experiments with workouts! We used that as content to make an entertaining video ,” he says. Sasti directed and Santhosh did the enhancing of the video. It took them three days to make the video they usually say it was a nice studying expertise for them as they needed to go minimal whereas taking pictures.

The video options actor Sasi Selvaraj, understanding utilizing kitchen gadgets as weights, earlier than he strikes to the subsequent huge exercise for the day — that’s the eat-sleep-watch cycle, that he does glued to the TV set always. “I do watch a lot on my mobile phones,” laughs Sasi. Sasti, who has additionally acted in different way of life movies like Kadhalikka Neramillai and Kalyana Vayasu Alapparigal made by Nakkalites provides how “For so many people, especially the youngsters, life seems to revolve around the couch in the living room during the Lockdown! And we also know of people working out indoors using their children as weights!” He can also be the director of F Zone movies, a new channel from Nakkalites that options tales by ladies about ladies. “I also direct and host Get Set Troll show on Urban Nakkalites channel that features satire videos on topics like GST,” says Sasti.

More on Nakkalites

  • Amma Alapparaigal sequence captures conversations between husband and spouse, father and daughter, and mom and son
  • Ammuchi is a sequence on village nostalgia that’s a huge hit
  • F Zone or Female Zone movies is a new channel that options tales by ladies about ladies
  • Get Set Troll options satires on subjects equivalent to GST and different political developments

Rajeshwar Ok, co-founder of Nakkalites, says their reputation stems from their energy in story-telling, grounded performances and presenting actual life. “Working with minimal staff and limited means is not something new to us. When we started out we were just a two-member team. The Lockdown has given us a great opportunity to explore our creativity.” Coming up subsequent is a component two of Lockdown Alapparaigal. “It is about bikers longing for those long road trips,” reveals Sasti.

A still from Lockdown Alapparaigal

In one of many issues they present on the video, Sasi evaluations a net sequence he has by no means watched. “During the Lockdown, everyone is going live on Facebook and Instagram discussing their lives and what they are watching on Netflix or Amazon. We gave that a funny twist and it worked,” laughs Sasti. Of course the Dalgona deserves particular point out in the video.

Says Sasi, “The Korean coffee drink with the frothy coffee on top and the milk underneath has taken the Internet by storm. It is like a cappuccino turned on its head. We show you a version where the coffee froth sinks to the bottom. Watch the video to know to learn how!”

Watch the video right here: https://youtu.be/x14BlpjLSDM

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