For the upcoming movie titled Jhund, Amitabh Bachchan will be collaborating with Sairat director Nagraj Manjule. Shooting of Jhund has started from last year November. It has been widely shot in Nagpur. Being a sports drama of biographical nature, Amitabh Bachchan will be seen here as a football coach named Vijat Barse. Bhushan Kumar is producing the movie in collaboration with Krishnan Kumar, Savita Raj Hiremath, Raaj Hiremath and director Nagraj Manjule. So, the movie is expected to release with the banner of T-Series, Aatpaat and Tadav Films.
Previously, release of Jhund has been scheduled on September, 2019. Now, it has been delayed. It has been postponed to October. Due to remaining work on post production, decision regarding delay has been made.
Reports have suggested that Amitabh Bachchan as Vijay Barse, a football coach will be featured in the movie. The man is also known as the creator of Soccer Slum which is a NGO. Through this movie, leads from Sairat Rinku Rajguru and Akash Thosar are expected to make their debut in Bollywood also.
Some time back, poster of the movie has released also. Coming to Twitter, producer Bhushan Kumar has shared the poster with a caption that says “@SrBachchan leads this #Jhund! Directed by the very talented Nagraj Manjule, set to release on 20th September 2019. #KrishanKumar #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajHiremath @NagrajManjule @TSeries @tandavfilms @aatpaat” In this tweet, previous release date can be noticed. Till now, new release date for the movie has not been announced.
So, are you waiting for the new release date too?