Bollywood refuses to stop entertaining its fans during the lockdown. While many actors were seen in virtual script reading, a few actors announced their new movies during lockdown. From Ajay Devgn’s film on India-China clash in Galwan valley to Deepika Padukone and Prabhas uniting for the first time – here’s taking a look at films that were announced during lockdown.
1. Deepika Padukone and Prabhas in a Sci-fi
Deepika Padukone and Prabhas will romance on the silver screen for the first time ever, with National award-winning filmmaker Nag Ashwin. The yet-to-be titled venture is a sci-fi drama mounted on a massive scale. Touted to be a visual spectacle, the film will be released in Hindi as well as all South languages.
2. ‘Phone Bhoot’ starring Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi & Ishaan Khatter
Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khatter starrer ‘Phone Bhoot’ was recently announced, claiming to be a ‘one stop shop for all bhoot related problems’. The horror comedy will be directed by Gurmmeet Singh and produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani under their banner Excel Entertainment. It was also revealed that ‘Phone Bhoot’ will hit the screens in 2021.
3. ‘HIT’ signed by Rajkummar Rao
Rajkummar Rao was signed up to play the lead in the Hindi remake of Telugu cop thriller ‘HIT’, which stands for Homicide Intervention Team. The Bollywood film will be directed by Sailesh Kolanu.
4. Ajay Devgn’s movie on Galwan valley clash
Ajay Devgn is all set to make a film on the India-China Galwan valley clash. The fatal face-off took place on June 15 and 20 Indian soldiers were martyred. The yet untitled film will be produced by Ajay Devgn under his banner. However, it is not clear if the actor will be essaying the lead in this real life inspired war drama, as the cast has not been announced yet.