The long awaited movie ‘Escape From Uganda’ is set for premiere next month at the posh Kampala Serena Hotel.
PRODUCTION: LUZIRA : Escape from Uganda
The film stars a stellar cast of some of Uganda’s leading actors, Michael Wawuyo and Ebonies’ Sam Bagenda and also marks the debut acting performance of leading East African musician and performer, Jose Chameleone. Chameleone and Ugandan diva sensation, Iryn Namubiru, also lend their voices to the soundtrack of the film in what will be a surprise change of pace for their thousands of fans.
The movie will premiere at a star studded red carpet VIP event on November 7th, 2014 at the Kampala Serena Hotel.
The lives of a middle class Indian family living in Kampala are thrown into turmoil when the housewife finds herself embroiled in a murder plot. Shika Samuel (played by Indian National Award winner Rima Kallingal) pursues her hobby of fashion design and opens a boutique at the Garden City Mall. She suddenly falls prey to a conspiracy and is faced with the double murder charge of her close friend Angel Mathews (Indian Star, Tashu) and the Mayor’s daughter, Audra (played by Miss Uganda 2013 1st Runner up Anita Kyarimpa). Husband, Jay Krishnan (Vijaay Babu) attempts to secure her release from Luzira Maximum Security Prison where she’s being tortured that is orchestrated by a well-wisher (Award Winning Tamil star Partiban) from the Indian community. The film essentially revolves around her attempt to escape from prison and from Uganda.
CAST: Michael Wawuyo, Wilberforce Mutete, Sam Bagenda, Jose Chameleone, Rima Kallingal, Partiban, Vijaay Babu, Mukesh, Sreekumar, Tashu Kaushik, Jojo, Anita Kyarimpa, Brenda Nanyonjo
Director: Rajesh Nair
Producer: Girisch Nair
Production House: River Nile Motion Pictures