After a boring 2020, Yash Raj Films is about to make a splash on the theatres in 2021. Announcing its slate for the 12 months, the studio wrote in a tweet, “#YRF announces slate of films for 2021, wants to bring audiences back to the theatres!”
The films meant for a theatrical launch embody – Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar on March 19, Bunty Aur Babli 2 on April 23, Shamshera on June 25, Jayeshbhai Jordaar on August 27 and Prithviraj on November 5. To the shock of the viewers, Shah Rukh Khan starrer Pathan has not been included within the list. SRK had beforehand said that his subsequent would launch in 2021. Pathan is being directed by Siddharth Anand and likewise stars Deepika Padukone.
— Yash Raj Films (@yrf) February 17, 2021
Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar, directed by Dibakar Banerjee, and starring Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra was earlier scheduled to launch in March 2020 but was postponed due to the nationwide lockdown. The movie’s trailer was additionally launched final 12 months.
Bunty Aur Babli 2, directed by Varun V Sharma, starring Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Siddhant Chaturvedi and debutant Sharvari, completed its filming throughout the pandemic. The movie brings again Saif and Rani after films like Hum Tum, Tara Rum Pum and Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic.
Shamshera, directed by Karan Malhotra, stars Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt and Vaani Kapoor. Ranbir and Sanjay beforehand shared the display throughout the finish credit track of Sanju. The movie is alleged to be a dacoit drama set within the nineteenth century. Sanjay Dutt shot for parts of the movie throughout his most cancers remedy. Sanjay had beforehand labored with director Karan in Agneepath which bought him lots of acclaim.
Jayeshbhai Jordaar, directed by Divyang Thakkar, stars Ranveer Singh and Shalini Pandey in lead roles. Shalini, who is thought for her efficiency in Arjun Reddy, marks her Hindi movie debut with this movie. Ranveer is taking part in a Gujarati businessman within the movie, which additionally stars Ratna Pathak Shah and Boman Irani.
Prithviraj, directed by Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi, stars Akshay Kumar, Manushi Chhillar, Sanjay Dutt and Sonu Sood. The movie marks the debut of Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar as she performs Sanyogita to Akshay’s Prithviraj. It is about to launch in theatres on Diwali.
2020 marked 50 years for Yash Raj Films but due to the coronavirus induced nationwide lockdown, the studio did not have any theatrical releases.