If you happen to ask the formula for a hit Bollywood movie, it’s quite simple. It has to be either a biopic or patriotic movie with songs that will give you goosebumps on the very idea of loving your country. And why not? Such films successfully strike the right chords with the audience and build an emotional connection like no other.
A case in point is ‘Major’. The film is based on the life of martyr Sandeep Unnikrishnan. Adivi Shesh will be playing the lead.
The good news is that the release date of the film has been announced. The film will hit the theatres on February 11 next year.
Shooting of the film ‘Major’ completed
Film critic Taran Adarsh shared the information on his official Twitter handle.
He wrote in his Twitter post, ‘Shooting of ‘Major’, a film on the life of martyr Sandeep starring Adivi has been completed. The film will release in theatres on February 11, 2022. The film will be released in Hindi, Telugu and Malayalam. The film is directed by Shashi Kiran Sikka.
The makers have shown a glimpse of the making of the film by sharing a video.
These actors will be seen in the film
Major Sandeep was martyred in the 26/11 terror attack in Mumbai. In April, Salman Khan launched the teaser of this film.
He wrote in his Twitter post, ‘It’s called a bang teaser. I am very happy and proud to launch the teaser. I salute Major Sandeep.
Apart from Adivi, Prakash Raj, Sobhita Dhulipala, Sai Manjrekar and Revathi are going to be seen in the lead roles in the film.
Adivi will be seen playing Major Sandeep
Adivi will be seen in the role of Major Sandeep in the film. The film successfully captures moments from Sandeep’s childhood, and showcase his journey to becoming a Major.
The film was supposed to hit the theatres on July 2 this year, but the project got interrupted by COVID-19.
The responsibility of producing the film is on Mahesh Babu’s shoulder. He announced the release date of the film on social media.
Know who was martyr Major Sandeep
Major Sandeep was an NSG commando who was martyred in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack. He had given his martyrdom to save the people held hostage in the Taj Hotel.
He single-handedly gave martyrdom while killing four terrorists. Shortly after joining the army in 1999, Sandeep showed tremendous skill in the Kargil war.
His personal life will also be beautifully filmed in this film.