The Priest is an Indian Malayalam Language movie. The film was originally scheduled to release in August 2020, but the premiere was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The release date was then projected to be on 4 February 2021 and was delayed again. The film was set to release on 4 March 2021. And on 2 March 2021, the film was again postponed indefinitely as the team couldn’t get approval from the Kerala government for night shows.