Director: Ayan Mukherjee
Release Date: August 15, 2019
Background & Story
Ayan Mukherjee's next project has finally taken off in Bulgaria. Titled Brahmastra, the movie is his third collaboration with Ranbir Kapoor after Wake Up Sid and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. The two are best friends and Brahmastra is easily their most ambitious project till date. It was reportedly called Dragon until Karan Johar confirmed the name on social media.
Mukherjee has been working on the script since years as Brahmastra is supposed to be a trilogy which will be made over a decade. Due to this, the film has been delayed several times and its initial release date of December 2016 got pushed to August 15, 2019. Alia Bhatt, who is considered to be an in-house actress for Dharma Productions, was signed on alongside Ranbir and later on, the maker's got Amitabh Bachchan on board. TV actress Mouni Roy will also be seen in Brahmastra.
Kapoor and Bhatt are rumored to be playing superheroes in this film which is based on Indian mythology. To get into their characters, they headed to Tel Aviv and trained with experts. Currently, the movie is being shot in Sofia, Bulgaria and won't wrap up anytime soon. Amitabh Bachchan is expected to join the cast for the next schedule. Going by the star cast and the banner, Brahmastra is one of the most eagerly awaited movies and will totally be worth the wait. The Ranbir Kapoor-Ayan Mukherjee combo can once again strike gold at the box-office, we are sure. Check this space for more updates about the film.