Many Bollywood projects had to get postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic that led to a lockdown. However, with this new year, many avid movie-goers and the rest of the industry has high hopes from the films that are meant to release theatrically and will go extremely good since the theatres have opened once again.
Here are some of the Bollywood films everyone is looking forward to :
1. Atrangi Re
This one is really special
Presenting #AtrangiRe by @aanandlrai. An @arrahman musical.
Releasing on Valentine's 2021
Written by: #HimanshuSharma #SaraAliKhan, @dhanushkraja, @TSeries, @cypplOfficial, #CapeOfGoodFilms pic.twitter.com/RmiXk19x83
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 30, 2020
Known for films like ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ and ‘Raanjhanaa’, filmmaker Anand L Rai is brining together Akshay Kumar, Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush for a new film titled ‘Atrangi Re’. It is alleged that Sara will be seen in a double role in the film. The filming has wrapped up and the film is supposed to come out during February 2021.
‘Maidaan’ now releases worldwide in theatres on Dussehra 2021. Shoot commences January 2021.#Maidaan2021 #Priyamani @raogajraj @BoneyKapoor @iAmitRSharma @ItsAmitTrivedi @freshlimefilms @SaiwynQ @ActorRudranil @writish @saregamaglobal @ZeeStudios_ @ZeeStudiosInt pic.twitter.com/9KwxWP1vle
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) December 12, 2020
Maidaan is going to be a biopic, which will be based on the life of Syed Abdul Rahim, he was India’s football coach who was also termed as the ‘Architect of Indian Football’. Ajay Devgn will be the one playing the lead role in this. It is supposed to come out during October 2021.
JERSEY releasing in theatres this DIWALI 5th November 2021. The triumph of the human spirit. A journey I am so very proud of. This ones for the TEAM …. @mrunal0801 @gowtam19 @GeethaArts@theamangill @SVC_official @SitharaEnts pic.twitter.com/WvDz7llMpv
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) January 17, 2021
Shahid Kapoor will be staring in this sports drama titled Jersey. It is an adaptation of a Telugu film of the same name that was about a sportsman who tries to make a comeback in sports while he is in his 30s. The makers have officially confirmed that the film will be releasing in November 2021.
#ThisIs83 @kabirkhankk @deepikapadukone @Shibasishsarkar #SajidNadiadwala @vishinduri @ipritamofficial @RelianceEnt @FuhSePhantom @NGEMovies @vibri_media @ZeeMusicCompany @PicturesPVR @83thefilm pic.twitter.com/L0cddcbXbV
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) January 25, 2020
Directed by Kabir Khan, 83 is going to be a sports drama about Indian cricket team’s first WorldCup win in the year 1983. Superstar Ranveer Singh will be portraying the role of Kapil Dev in it. The film was meant for an April 2020 release but has been postponed now for an unprecedented period of time.
5. Laal Singh Chaddha
Sat Sri Akaal ji, myself Laal…Laal Singh Chaddha.? pic.twitter.com/aXI1PM8HIw
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) November 18, 2019
Inspired by the Hollywood classic, ‘Forrest Gump’, director Advait Chandan is all set to release ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ with Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan in lead roles. Earlier the film was supposed to release during Christmas 2020 but got slated by one whole year. It will now come out during December 2021.