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Monkey Man
Action • R • Movie • 1h 53m • 2024

From producer Jordan Peele comes Oscar® nominee* Dev Patel’s astonishing tour-de-force directorial debut, inspired by the legend of Hanuman, an icon embodying strength and courage. Patel stars as a man with no name, scarred by a brutal childhood, who ekes out a meager living in underground fighting rings. But when he finds a way to rise up and infiltrate his city’s corrupt elite, he kicks off an explosive campaign for retribution to settle the score with the men who took everything from him as a boy. Channeling the rage of the poor and powerless, an unexpected hero emerges in this fight-filled action epic.

Starring: Dev Patel, Sharlto Copley, Pitobash, Vipin Sharma, Sikandar Kher, Sobhita Dhulipala, Ashwini Kalsekar, Adithi Kalkunte, Makarand Deshpande
Directed By: Dev Patel
Story By: Dev Patel
Screenplay by: Dev Patel, Paul Angunawela, John Collee
Producers: Dev Patel, Jomon Thomas, Jordan Peele, Win Rosenfeld. Ian Cooper, Basil Iwanyk, Erica Lee, Christine Haebler, Anjay Nagpal
Executive Producers: Jonathan Fuhrman, Natalya Pavchinskya, Aaron L. Gilbert, Andria Spring, Alison-Jane Roney, Steven Thibault

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Monkey Man Cast


Dev Patel


Sharlto Copley




Vipin Sharma

Rana Singh

Sikandar Kher


Sobhita Dhulipala

Queenie Kapoor

Ashwini Kalsekar


Adithi Kalkunte

Baba Shakti

Makarand Deshpande

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Monkey Man was released in theaters in the United States and Canada on April 5, 2024 and became available to stream June 14, 2024 on Peacock.

Dev Patel, Sharlto Copley, Pitobash Tripathy, Sobhita Dhulipala, Zakir Hussain, Ashwini Kalsekar, Sikander Kher, Makarand Deshpande, Vipin Sharma, Adithi Kalkunte, and Jatin Malik star in Monkey Man.

Monkey Man was directed and produced by Dev Patel, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Paul Angunawela and John Collee. Jordan Peele was also a producer.

Monkey Man was shot at Infinite Studios in Batam, Indonesia. Filming also took place in Mumbai, India.

Monkey Man has a runtime of 1 hour and 53 minutes.

Monkey Man is rated R and is not suitable for children.

Monkey Man follows an anonymous young man who makes a small living in an underground fight club wearing a gorilla mask. After he discovers a way to infiltrate the the city’s sinister elite, he begins an explosive campaign of retribution to settle the score with the men who took everything from him.