Acclaimed director Nagraj Manjule‘s upcoming Amitabh Bachchan starrer Jhund has now got a release date.
The film will release in theaters on June 18, this year. The sports drama is based on the life of Vijay Barse, the founder of NGO Slum Soccer. Big B is playing Barse and will be seen motivating street kids to form their own football team in the movie.
The movie also stars Rinku Rajguru and Akash Thosar and this will be the hit jodi‘s second film together after Marathi blockbuster Sairat. The shoot was completed in 2019 however, the release got delayed because of the lockdown.
Jhund is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath, Savita Raj Hiremath, Nagraj Manjule, Gargee Kulkarni, Sandip Ssingh & Meenu Aroraa under the banner of T-Series, Tandav Films Entertainment and Aatpat.