The teaser of Major was released with fanfare by superstars Mahesh Babu, Salman Khan and Prithviraj Sukumaran in Telugu, Hindi and Malayalam, respectively. With Adivi Sesh and Saiee Manjrekar as leads, the film chronicles the life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, who lost his life rescuing hostages during the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai in 2008.
Sharing the news of the teaser garnering 32 million views, Adivi Sesh took to Instagram and wrote, “32 MILLION If you’re wondering what all the fuss is about…. Check out the link to the #MajorTeaser in the Bio (sic).”
Tollywood stars like Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika Mandanna too wished the cast and crew of the film luck and success.
Check out their posts:
#Major Patriotic feelings 🔥
Major congratulations and warm wishes to @urstrulyMahesh sir and my boys @anuragmayreddy & @SharathWho of @AplusSMovies :))@adivisesh 👏 you deserve everything for the efforts you put into your stories!#MajorTeaser https://t.co/9iLW38tEvh
— Vijay Deverakonda (@TheDeverakonda) April 12, 2021
When I see my friends become stars in what they do, my happiness has no boundaries! My boys @SharathWho @anuragmayreddy I am so so proud of you.. ❤️@AdiviSesh -MAJOR- AMAZING! #proudmummafeels @GMBents congratulations to the team! 🎉🤍
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— Rashmika Mandanna (@iamRashmika) April 12, 2021
Adivi Sesh’s Major is inspired by the life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, the NSG commando who lost his life while rescuing hostages during the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai in 2008. Written by Adivi Sesh, the biopic will also see him in the titular role. Produced by Mahesh Babu, starring actors like Prakash Raj, Revathi, Sobhita Dhulipala and Murli Sharma in key roles, Major will release in theaters on July 2.