Radhe to Laal Singh Chaddha: 2021’s festive releases set to hit the silver screen
Festive releases have always meant that a massive hit is on its way. Due to the pandemic, this year’s festive releases are the most awaited releases as people have been waiting for them for almost a year.
1) Eid – Satyamev Jayate and Radhe
Salman Khan’s Radhe: Your Most Unwanted Bhai and John Abraham’s Satyameva Jayate 2 (SMJ 2) have settled on Eid.
Radhe stars Salman Khan and is directed by Prabhu Deva. Details of Salman’s character have been kept under wraps by the makers.
On the other hand, reprising his role of Virendra Rathod, John Abraham will feature in Satyamev Jayate with his new female lead Divya Khosla Kumar.
The director of Satyamev Jayate 2 says, “Like the first part, this is a massy commercial entertainer with huge action, dialoguebaazi and music. It’s the perfect recipe for a festive occasion just like part one had been loved by audiences in 2018 on Independence Day. This Eid, I believe the masses and all audiences who have been starved since a year for entertainment because of the pandemic will rush to cinemas.”
2) Dusshera – Ajay Devgn’s Maidaan and RRR
Ajay Devgn’s Maidaan and RRR have been in limelight since their release dates were announced. Maidaan’s producer Boney Kapoor miffed with RRR’s director SS Rajamouli for announcing the same Dusshera release date.
Ajay’s Maidaan is a biographical sports drama inspired by the Indian national football team coach Syed Abdul Rahim.
RRR on the other hand features Ajay in a pivotal role alongside Jr NTR and Ram Charan. It is a period drama that narrates a fictional take on the younger days of celebrated freedom fighters Komaram Bheem and Alluri Seetharamaraju.
3) Diwali – Raksha Bandhan
Akshay Kumar will release his movie ‘Raksha Bandhan’ on Diwali. While announcing the news on twitter the actor said that this movie was the ‘quickest’ he has ever said yes to a film. The movie revolves around which revolves around the bond of brother-sister.
Apart from this, Akshay has also booked Republic Day 2022 for ‘Bachchan Pandey’.
4) Christmas – Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chadha
Aamir has lined up Laal Singh Chadha for Christmas 2021. The film is the Hindi adaptation of the Hollywood film Forrest Gump. It features Kareena Kapoor Khan as a female lead and is directed by Advait Chandan.
A source revealed, “Both Aamir Khan and the director of the film Advait Chandan are sitting every day on the edit for Laal Singh Chaddha to ensure the film is ready in time for a Christmas release. Aamir Khan has chosen to switch off his phone to avoid any distractions in the middle of his work and is in serious work mode.”