Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s upcoming sports activities movie Jhund, directed by Nagraj Popatrao Manjule, will debut in theatres on June 18.
The movie marks the Hindi directorial debut of Manjule, finest identified for Marathi blockbuster Sairat and the critically-acclaimed 2013 drama Fandry.
The 78-year-old veteran star took to Twitter and shared the movie’s poster, together with its new release date.
T 3818 – Covid gave us setbacks .. but it surely’s comeback time now! WE’RE BACK IN THEATERS .. “JHUND” releasing 18th June !!@Nagrajmanjule @itsBhushanKumar #KrishanKumar @vinodbhanu #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajH #GargeeKulkarni #MeenuAroraa @AjayAtulOnline @tandavfilms @aatpaat @TSeries pic.twitter.com/a9sHZCBTS6
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) February 19, 2021
“COVID gave us setbacks but it’s comeback time now! We’re back in theatres. Jhund releasing 18th June,” Bachchan tweeted.
Jhund, backed by T-Series, options Bachchan as Vijay Barse, a Nagpur-based retired sports activities trainer who begins a slum soccer motion. The movie was earlier scheduled to release in September final yr however was pushed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Jhund has been co-produced by Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath, Savita Raj Hiremath, Manjule alongside Tandav Films Entertainment and Aatpaat Production.
Bachchan, who was final seen in Gulabo Sitabo, at present has three movies lined up for release, together with fantasy-adventure Brahmastra, Ajay Devgn’s Mayday and thriller Chehre.