As the government allowed 100% occupancy in cinema halls, producers and filmmakers are rushing to book the best slot for their films. Sharing the big news, YRF production house announced the release dates of Ranbir Kapoor starrer Shamshera, Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji’s Bunty Aur Babli 2, Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra starrer Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar, Ranveer Singh’s Jayeshbhai Jordaar and Akshay Kumar and Manushi Chhillar starrer Prithviraj. To note, Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar will be releasing on March 19 this year while Bunty Aur Babli 2 which will also star Siddhant Chaturvedi and Sharvari will hit the screens on April 23. On the other hand, Ranbir and Vaani Kapoor starrer Shamshera will hit the screens on June 25.YRF shared the release date of films and wrote, “#YRF announces slate of films for 2021, wants to bring audiences back to the theatres!” The production house is aiming to bring back the audience to theatres, which have remained empty for months due to novel coronavirus.
— Yash Raj Films (@yrf) February 17, 2021
Check list of films here:
Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar
Release Date: Friday, 19 March, 2021
The film stars Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra. It is produced and directed by Dibakar Banerjee. The film’s worldwide distribution is done by Yash Raj Films. Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar was slated to hit the theatres on March 20, 2020, but it was postponed due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
2. Bunty Aur Babli 2
Release Date: Friday, 23 April, 2021
The film stars Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji and Siddhant Chaturvedi in lead roles. It marks Sharvari’s Bollywood debut. It is directed by Varun V Sharma and produced by YRF. Bunty Aur Babli 2 was slated to release in June, 2020. However, the film’s shoot had been stalled due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
3. ShamsheraRelease Date: Friday, 25 June, 2021
Shamshera sees Ranbir Kapoor in the lead role. It also stars Vaani Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt in key roles. It is directed by Karan Malhotra and produced by YRF. Shamshera features Ranbir playing the role of a dacoit and his pictures from the sets of the film were leaked earlier.
4. Jayeshbhai JordaarRelease Date: Friday, 27 August, 2021
It stars Ranveer Singh, Shalini Pandey, Boman Irani and Ratna Pathak Shah in lead roles. It is directed by Divyang Thakkar and produced by YRF. Jayeshbhai Jordaar is a humourous entertainer set in Gujarat.
5. PrithvirajRelease Date: Friday, 5 November, 2021 (Diwali Release)
It stars Akshay Kumar in the lead role. It marks the Bollywood debut of Manushi Chhillar. It also stars Sanjay Dutt and Sonu Sood in important roles. It is directed by Dr. Chandraprakash Dwivedi and produced by Aditya Chopra/Yash Raj Films.