New Movie ‘Monkey Man,’

 Jan 27, 2024 IST

 Oscar-nominated actor Dev Patel is making his directorial debut with the action-packed revenge tale “Monkey Man,”

 which is being theatrically released by Universal Pictures on April 5.

 Jordan Peele produces the movie through his Monkeypaw Productions, and the film got its first trailer Friday morning.

 Patel stars in the movie as Kid, “an anonymous young man who ekes out a meager living in an underground fight club where

 The film is inspired by the legend of Hanuman, a deity in Hinduism.

The logline says, “After years of suppressed rage, Kid discovers a way to infiltrate the enclave of the city’s sinister elite.