This year hasn’t been great for Bollywood as many big films have underperformed at the box-office. Although in 2018, there’s a stellar line-up of films which seem promising. So have a look at some of the most awaited Bollywood movies in 2018.
Salman Khan plays the lead in the third installment of this hit franchise. Besides him, Race 3 features Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol, Pooja Hegde, Saqib Saleem and Daisy Shah.
Sanjay Dutt’s biopic
The film may be titled Sanju or Dutt and should release around April 2018. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, it stars Ranbir Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Paresh Rawal and Vicky Kaushal.
SRK’s film with Anand L. Rai
The title of SRK’s next film isn’t out yet but it reported to be named Dwarf. It is helmed by Anand L. Rai and also stars Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif.
This one's a biggie. The star cast of Thugs of Hindostan includes Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh. Yash Raj Films is producing this Diwali release.
Starring Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte, Padman is directed by R. Balki of Cheeni Kum and Ki & Ka fame. The film is based on the life of social activist Arunachalam Muruganantham.
Raazi is Meghna Gulzar’s next film after the critically-acclaimed Talvar. Starring Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal, it is based on Harinder Sikka’s novel – Calling Sehmat. The film is being produced by Karan Johar.
Padmavati was initially supposed to release on December 1, 2017, but has been delayed due to issues with the Censor Board. This Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor starrer will most likely hit theaters in February 2018.
Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee play soldiers in this Neeraj Pandey film. Aiyaary also stars Rakul Preet Singh, Naseeruddin Shah, and Anupam Kher. It will clash with Padman at the box-office.
Rani Mukerji’s comeback film is titled Hichki and is directed by Siddharth P Malhotra. Her husband Aditya Chopra has funded this project.
Pari will be Anushka Sharma’s third film as a producer after NH10 and Phillauri. Sharma is paired alongside Parambrata Chatterjee in this thriller.
Taapsee Pannu and Rishi Kapoor star in this social thriller by Anubhav Sinha. Mulk has been shot in a start-to-finish schedule in Lucknow. This is the second time the two actors are working together after Chashme Baddoor.
Yes, this film will finally be releasing in 2018. Tiger Shroff plays the lead in Student of the Year 2 but the actress isn’t finalized yet. Ananya Panday will most likely feature in this project.
Karan Johar is launching Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khattar in this Hindi remake of Sairat. Titled Dhadak, it will be helmed by Shashank Khaitan who has previously directed the Dulhania series for Dharma Productions.
Fanney Khan has an interesting star cast. Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai, and Rajkummar Rao will be seen in this film. It is directed by Raj Kumar Gupta of the No One Killed Jessica fame.
Sandeep aur Pinky Farrar marks the return of the Ishaqzaade couple, Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra. While Kapoor plays the role of a cop, Chopra will be seen as a working woman.
Shahid Kapoor’s next film, Batti Gul Meter Chalu is about a common man's fight against power distribution companies. He will most likely be paired opposite Katrina Kaif in this social drama.