Post lockdown, Manushi Chillar has resumed her shoot for the Akshay Kumar starrer Pritviraj. Yash Raj Films is producing the movie and it is based on the heroic act of Rajput king Pritviraj Chauhan. Most of the shooting for the movie has been completed already. In this movie, Manushi is playing the role of Sanyogita. Regarding her debut movie in Bollywood, Manushi is pretty excited.
She has said, “I’m thrilled to be back on the sets of Prithviraj as I awfully missed the set life. I look forward to be on shoot every day because I’m absorbing a lot and I’m loving it. I was excited to be on sets with Akshay sir because I’ve learnt so much from him and there is so much more to learn.”
Regarding her co-star in the movie Pritiviraj, Manushi Chillar has said that Akshay Kumar has encouraged her constantly. Due to this reason, she is very grateful to him also. Later on, she has added “I consider myself fortunate to be working with the team and everyone has been wonderful. It is daunting when you debut and you want to do your best and give it your all. Everyone including Akshay sir are all very supportive and encouraging.”
Dr. Chandraprakash Dwivedi has been directing the movie Pritviraj who has worked previously on the television epic drama Chanakya. In addition, he has several awards in the past for his movie Pinjar starring Urmilla Mantondkar and Manoj Bajpayee.
Release of Akshay Kumar starrer Sooryavanshi by director Rohit Shetty has been shifted to 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic. Regarding this, producer Shibasish Sarkar has said “We definitely don’t want to change the date of 83 for Sooryavanshi. The sports drama is still slated to release on Christmas. We have to decide on the new date of Sooryavanshi with the director and actor, but the film should release between January and March.”
In addition to Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Vivian Bhatena, Gulshan grover, Jaaved Jaaferi, Abhimanyu Singh and Kumud Mishra are part of the movie also. Previously, the movie is scheduled to release on 24th March, 2020.