We have seen many biopics that have repeated the history on the big screen. The biopics like MANGAL PANDEY: THE RISING, DANGAL, MANIKARNIKA: THE QUEEN OF JHANSI, SUPER 30, SAAND KI AANKH have created many records. Especially, when it comes to the box office collection, the biopics had an extraordinary market throughout India and also overseas. Wait for many true stories to be retold on the big screen…
TANHAJI: THE UNSUNG WARRIOR
One of the most experienced actors in the Bollywood industry ‘AJAY DEVGAN’S’ 100th film is TANHAJI: THE UNSUNG WARRIOR. The film is a historical biopic. The film follows the story of a Maratha Military leader Taanaji Malusare who played a key role in the ‘Battle of Sinhagad’ in 1670. Ajay Devgan is sharing the screen with his wife ‘KAJOL’, ‘SAIF ALI KHAN’ as aggressive UDAY BHAN SINGH RATHOD. Saif Ali Khan is looking ferocious and his character is almost similar to Padmaavat’s Alauddin Khilji(Ranveer Singh). The film is scheduled to release on 10 January 2020.
DEEPIKA PADUKONE, VIKRANT MASSEY starrer movie CHHAPAAK is based on the story of an acid attack survivor LAXMI AGARWAL. Deepika is playing the role of an acid attack survivor as Malti. Laxmi, a 15-year-old girl was attacked by her companions by refusing the proposal of marrying one of those rouges. The film focuses on how she came out of that incident; how she fights for her dreams by also inspiring others. Meghana Gulzar takes the director’s seat. Produced by Deepika and the film is all set to release on 10 January 2020.
The film is based on the life of a veteran cricketer KAPIL DEV. Ranveer Singh plays the role of Kapil Dev. Tahir Raj Bhasin is playing the role of Sunil Gavaskar. The first look of his poster has already created a buzz among the fans. Ranveer replicates the classical NATARAJ shot of Kapil Dev. The film is directed by Kabir Khan; produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri. The film will hit the theatres on 10 April 2020.
GUNJAN SAXENA: THE KARGIL GIRL
The newbie JANHVI KAPOOR to be featured on her first biopic as the first Indian Woman Air Force Pilot. To evacuate the injured soldiers from Kargil, she entered a war zone along with her fellow pilot SRI VIDYA RAJAN IN 1999. The film is based on the story of this woman pilot who made remarkable attempts to save the injured soldiers from Kargil. The film is produced under Dharma productions by Karan Johar. The new director Sharan Sharma is directing the film. The film will take off in theatres on 13 March 2020.
The film follows the life of a late legendary politician, film actress DR.JAYALALITHA. She served as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. She continued her service for over fourteen years. The dark sides of her film will also be pictured in the film. She was fondly called by ‘AMMA’ by the people of Tamil Nadu. KANGANA RANAUT is playing the role of Dr.Jayalalitha. Arvind Swami will be seen in the role of M.G.RAMACHANDRAN. The trilingual biographical film is going to release in three languages Telugu, Hindi, and Tamil. The film is directed by A.L.VIJAY. The film is going to release on June 26, 2020.
SARDAR UDDAM SINGH
This story is based on the life of a freedom fighter starring VICKY KAUSHAL. The Sardar Uddam Singh, a prominent person of the Indian Independence Movement. He was assassinated by Michael O’ Dwyer in London, the former lieutenant governor of Punjab in India. This incident was a revenge for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amristar in 1919. Singh was convicted of murder and was hanged to death on 31 July 1940. The film is going to release on Gandhi Jayanthi 2nd October 2020.
The film is based on the story of a fearless Rajput king Prithviraj Chauhan. who ruled the kingdoms of Ajmer and Delhi in the 12th century. Starring AKSHAY KUMAR, MANUSHI CHHILLAR in the lead roles. Akshay Kumar plays the role of Prithviraj, MANUSHI CHHILLAR as his wife Sanyogita. The film includes his military skills, love for Sanyogita and rivalry with Shahabuddin Muhammad Ghori. The film is directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi. Sanjay Dutt, Sonu Sood is also playing the lead roles in this film; produced by Yash Raj Films. The film will release on the occasion of Diwali i.e., 14 November 2020.
This film is purely based on the Badminton player SAINA NEHWAL. PARINEETI CHOPRA will be seen in this biopic. Manav Kaul will be seen as Saina Nehwal’s coach PULLELA GOPICHAND. Earlier Shraddha Kapoor had signed to play the role of Saina Nehwal but due to scheduling conflicts, she opted out of the film. The film is directed by Amole Gupta, jointly produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar under the banner of T-Series. The release date of the film has not yet to be confirmed.
The film is based on the true story of the Kargil hero VIKRAM BATRA. Starring SIDHARTH MALHOTRA and KIARA ADVANI. Sheershah is an inspiring story of Vikram Batra who was martyred in the Kargil war at the age of 24. The film is directed by Vishnu Varadhan. Produced by Hiroo Johar, Kara Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Himanshu Gandhi, and Ajay Shah. The release date has not been announced yet.