‘Brahmastra’, ‘Shamshera,’ ‘Darlings’: Alia Bhatt And Ranbir Kapoor Films That Will Release Soon
This year will see a number of releases from both Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor, with Brahmastra’ bringing both actors on screen
After dating for almost five years, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor got married last week in the presence of their family members and close friends. Ayan Mukerji, the director of their upcoming film Brahmastra dropped the teaser of the film’s song “Kesariya” on the day the wedding celebrations began.
While Alia Bhatt was part of two back-to-back two blockbusters recently – RRR and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi, Ranbir Kapoor was last seen in Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanju for which he received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. This year will see a number of releases from both the actors.
Here’s a list of releases lined up for Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt:
Brahmastra is a much-awaited film of 2022. It will see Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt being paired opposite each other for the first time. As per director Ayan Mukerji, Ranbir’s character is inspired by Rumi’s work. The fantasy-adventure film is scheduled for a September 9th release. The makers dropped Brahmastra’s first look posters and a song titled “Kesariya” that garnered over 7 million views within a few days of its release. Brahmastra also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy, and Nagarjuna Akkineni in key roles.
Set in the era of the 1800s, Ranbir Kapoor starrer Shamshera will chronicle the fight of a dacoit tribe for justice against the British. The movie stars Sanjay Dutt and Vaani Kapoor.
Set in a conservative lower-middle-class Mumbai neighbourhood, Darlings is a dark comedy about a mother-daughter duo that will bring Alia Bhatt and Shefali Shah together for the first time. The film is co-produced by Alia Bhatt’s Eternal Sunshine Production and Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment. Darlings is helmed by debutante director Jasmeet K Reen, and will have Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew in pivotal roles. The film will arrive in theatres on July 30th, 2022.
Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani
Directed by Karan Johar, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani stars Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh. The pair were seen together in the 2019 film, Gully Boy. Produced by Dharma Productions and Viacom18 Studios, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani also stars Dharmendra and Jaya Bachchan. The romantic drama is highly anticipated as it features two fan favourites. It’ll hit the screens on February 10th, 2023.
Luv Ranjan’s Untitled Film
Helmed by Luv Ranjan, the untitled film stars Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead. Announcing the release date of the film, The production house had tweeted, “Luv Ranjan’s untitled next featuring #RanbirKapoor & @ShraddhaKapoor. It will release in cinemas on Holi, March 8, 2023! Produced by @luv_ranjan and @gargankur, presented by #GulshanKumar and #BhushanKumar, @LuvFilms, @TSeries.
The untitled film marks the first collaboration between Kapoor and the filmmaker. According to the Times of India, the film also stars Ajay Devgn in an important role.
Jee Le Zara
Who isn’t waiting for this one? If you loved ZNMD, then get ready for this road trip film that stars Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif, and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles. Produced by Excel Entertainment and Tiger Baby Films, Jee Le Zaraa is written by Zoya Akhtar, Farhan Akhtar, and Reema Kagti. The film is expected to release in 2023.
Releasing in theatres on August 11th, 2023, Animal is a crime drama that will see Ranbir Kapoor play an intense, dark character. It marks the actor’s debut association with filmmaker Sandeep Reddy Vanga of Kabir Singh fame. Produced by Bhushan Kumar, T-Series, Bhadrakali Pictures, and Cine1Studios, Animal also stars Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, and Rashmika Mandanna in important roles.
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