Mission Mangal, a movie that boasts a star cast of Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Kriti Kulhari, Nithya Menen and H R Dattatrey is all set to release on the 15th of August this year.

The film is based on India’s first satellite to Mars. The teaser for the film dropped on the net on Tuesday and aims to tell this incredible story in a matter of 45 seconds.

Ek Desh. Ek Sapna. Ek Ithihaas. The true story of India’s Space Mission to Mars is here,” wrote Akshay Kumar as the caption while sharing the teaser.

Check it out below:

 

The film is directed by Jagan Shakti and will clash with Batla House and Saaho when it releases this year.