The coronavirus pandemic brought the world to a standstill, causing a change in the functioning of many countries of the world. The COVID-19 crisis severely affected the entertainment industry as many films could not hit the silver screen as cinema halls were closed. Leading GECs pulled plugs on shows like ‘Beyhadh 2’, ‘Patiala Babes’, ‘Vidya’ and ‘Nazar 2’ during the COVID-19 lockdown. Bollywood reportedly suffered a loss of Rs 2000 crore in the six-month lockdown.
Several awaited flicks, including ‘Sooryavanshi’, ’83’ and ‘Radhey: Your Most Wanted Bhai’ were announced for release in 2020. However, he was delayed due to the COVID-19 crisis. If a recent tweet by Taran Adarsh is to be believed, both Sooryavanshi and ’83’ will hit the silver screen in the first quarter of 2021. Yes, you read it right!
When will Sooryavanshi and 83 release?
Bollywood critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh mentioned that both films will entertain audiences in the first quarter of 2021. The makers are yet to finalize the release dates.
“All things on the first question of 2021 … #Shoryavanshi and The3. The film * to release in theaters * next year … Both * will release * before 31 March 2021… release dates * have not been finalized yet, ”Adarsh tweeted.
Ranveer Singh starrer ’83’ is based on India’s 1983 Cricket World Cup victory. Directed by Kabir Khan was to be released on April 10, 2020, but it was delayed due to the epidemic. There were speculations that a sports drama would hit theaters in December 2020; However, the makers brushed off the rumors and said that it was not possible to formulate a promotional strategy for the film in a month.
Ranveer will be seen playing the role of Kapil Dev, the former captain of the Indian cricket team, while Deepika Padukone will appear as his on-screen wife. Ishqbaaz stars Saqib Saleem, Pankaj Tripathi, Amy Virk and Boman Irani in the lead roles.
Talking of ‘Suryavanshi’, Akshay Kumar will be seen playing the role of a cop in the action drama. Directed by Rohit Shetty, the film also stars Katrina Kaif. After a long time, Akshay and Katrina will be seen together on the big screen. He has worked in many hit films including ‘Singh is King’, ‘Welcome’, ‘Namastey London’.
‘Sooryavanshi’ was announced for release in March 2020; However, the makers decided to postpone the release date keeping in view the situation. Akshay’s recent film ‘Lakshmi Bomb’ premiered directly on 9 November on a major OTT stage. The horror comedy, which is a remake of the Tamil hit Kanchana, also stars Kiara Advani.
Stay tuned for more updates!