Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s upcoming sports activities movie Jhund, directed by Nagraj Popatrao Manjule, will debut in theatres on June 18.
The movie marks the Hindi directorial debut of Manjule, finest identified for Marathi blockbuster Sairat and the critically-acclaimed 2013 drama Fandry.
The 78-year-old veteran star took to Twitter and shared the movie’s poster, together with its new launch date.
T 3818 – Covid gave us setbacks .. but it surely’s comeback time now! WE’RE BACK IN THEATERS .. “JHUND” releasing 18th June !!@Nagrajmanjule @itsBhushanKumar #KrishanKumar @vinodbhanu #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajH #GargeeKulkarni #MeenuAroraa @AjayAtulOnline @tandavfilms @aatpaat @TSeries pic.twitter.com/a9sHZCBTS6
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) February 19, 2021
“COVID gave us setbacks but it surely’s comeback time now! We’re again in theatres. Jhund releasing 18th June,” Bachchan tweeted.
Jhund, backed by T-Sequence, options Bachchan as Vijay Barse, a Nagpur-based retired sports activities trainer who begins a slum soccer motion. The movie was earlier scheduled to launch in September final 12 months however was pushed as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
Jhund has been co-produced by Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath, Savita Raj Hiremath, Manjule alongside Tandav Movies Leisure and Aatpaat Manufacturing.
Bachchan, who was final seen in Gulabo Sitabo, at present has three movies lined up for launch, together with fantasy-adventure Brahmastra, Ajay Devgn’s Mayday and thriller Chehre.