Shoojit Sircar’s Udham Singh Biopic Starring Vicky Kaushal Gets Its Release Date

Shoojit Sircar’s Udham Singh Biopic Starring Vicky Kaushal Gets Its Release Date

Vicky Kaushal has successfully impressed the audience, critics and film fraternity with his versatility and exceptional performances in Raazi, Sanju, Manmarziyaan and the most recent URI: The Surgical Strike. The actor is now working on his upcoming Udham Singh biopic directed by Shoojit Sircar.

The film is based on Indian revolutionary, Udham Singh who shot Brigadier General Reginald Dyer, Michael O’Dwyer, the lieutenant governor of Punjab, dead to avenge the infamous Jallianwala Bagh Massacre of 1919.

In an interview with a leading daily, the director confirmed the release date of the film. As per reports, the movie would be releasing on the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi i.e October 2, 2020.

He said,

“Yes, we will be releasing the film on October 2, 2020. Keeping in mind the remaining shoot schedule, post-production and the time required to complete the film, my producers and good friends Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar advised this date for a feasible release next year and I have decided to go with it.”

The first schedule of the biopic was wrapped up in May and the second schedule will kick start in October. Talking about the same, a source said,

“It will be a four-month shoot. A major chunk of the film will be wrapped up by January.”

The report also stated that the film will be shot in locations like Russia, the United Kingdom, Europe and North India.

On the work front, Vicky will feature in Karan Johar‘s upcoming period drama Takht and Bhanu Pratap Singh’s horror feature Bhoot Part One – The Haunted Ship.

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