Imtiaz Ali and Ekta Kapoor’s Laila Majnu gets postponed, will clash with Paltan and Drive on September 7
The trailer of Imtiaz Ali and Ekta Kapoor’s production venture-Laila Majnu, which was scheduled to release today has been cancelled by the makers due to its change in release date.
The romantic drama featuring newcomers, which was earlier slated to release on August 24 has now been postponed to September 7. The makers shared the news on their official twitter handle by tweeting, “Love is worth the wait! #LailaMajnu hits screens on 7th Sept!
Interestingly, the film will now clash with two Bollywood films viz Drive and Paltan.
Talking about Drive, the film features Sushant Singh Rajput and Jacqueline Fernandez and is directed by Dostana helmer Tarun Mansukhani. It is produced by Karan Johar under his banner Dharma Productions. On the other hand, Paltan is directed by JP Dutta, who has delivered blockbusters like Border and Ghulami. The war drama stars Sonu Sood, Arjun Rampal, Gurmeet Choudhary, Harshvardhan Rane and Sonal Chauhan in pivotal roles.
Coming back to Laila Majnu, the film is directed by Sajid Ali.
Producer Imtiaz Ali earlier told about the film, “Laila Majnu is an eternal story of everlasting love. It’s perhaps the most popular love story of all times. For the film, we wanted a fresh approach in all aspects – a fresh cast, a fresh script and a fresh setting. We had a great experience making the film and can’t wait to showcase it to the world.” Anyway, do you think Laila Majnu will affect the business of Drive and Paltan? Share your thoughts with us…