One of the most-awaited films starring the rumored couple Sidharth Malthora and Kiara Advani has just publicized it release date. Shershaah which is based on the Kargil war of 1999 will be releasing on Amazon Prime Video on August 12, 2021, ahead of India’s Independence Day.
Taking to Instagram, Sidharth made the announcement: “Heroes live on through their stories. We are honoured to bring to you the true story of the Kargil War hero, Captain Vikram Batra (PVC). A film which has had a long journey for me and a real life character I am proud to play. #ShershaahOnPrime comes out on 12th August.” Kiara too wrote: “The extraordinary journey of bravery, sacrifice & valour like no other.” Earlier, the film was supposed to release on July 2, however, due to cinemas closing again across India, the film has now been pushed to an OTT platform.
Shershaah also stars Shiv Panditt, Raj Arjun, Pranay Pachauri, Himmanshu Ashok Malhotra, Nikitin Dheer, Ankita Goraya, Anil Charanjeett, Sahil Vaid, Shataf Figar and Pawan Chopra in pivotal roles. The film is co-produced by Hiroo Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Shabbir Boxwala, Ajay Shah and Himanshu Gandhi.
“Shershaah” is one of the Hindi films to arrive in the Independence Day week. Directed by Vishnu Varadhan and jointly produced by Dharma Productions and Kaash Entertainment, Shershaah is inspired by the life of Kargil war hero, Captain Vikram Batra.