Actor Vidyut Jammwal on Monday introduced that he’s teaming up with National Award-winning Telugu director Sankalp Reddy for an espionage thriller titled IB 71. The movie will mark Vidyut’s foray into manufacturing along with his banner Action Hero Films. Reliance Entertainment will co-produce the movie.
IB 71, starring Vidyut within the position of an intelligence officer, is claimed to be based mostly on a real-life incident. According to the makers, the movie “recounts the tale of how Indian Intelligence Officers outwitted the entire Pakistani establishment and gave the Indian armed forces the required advantage they needed to face a two-front war.”
Vidyut Jammwal mentioned that the story of IB 71 appealed to not solely the actor in him but additionally the producer. “Some of the most interesting episodes in Indian history have inspired IB 71. With this film, Action Hero Films pursues the endeavour to unravel a riveting story envisaged by gifted writers. I have full faith in Sankalp Reddy’s vision as a filmmaker,” Vidyut mentioned in a press release.
Vidyut Jammwal additionally took to Instagram to share the information, and wrote in a be aware that IB 71 is “a step towards fulfilling the promise of quality filmmaking. The project is a result of team work and belief.”
Sankal Reddy, identified for the National Award-winning Telugu-Hindi bilingual struggle movie Ghazi (2017), mentioned what makes IB 71 particular is the “different” form of heroism that it explores.
“IB 71 is about what goes on before a triumph and a very different kind of heroism is at play in its story. These are the themes that I connected with when the story was narrated to me. I’m very happy that the producers have shown tremendous belief in my vision. This film is truly special for me,” Sankalp mentioned in a press release.
IB 71 is anticipated to go on flooring by December 2021.