December 06 : Good news for Marathi fans of Ajay Devgn and Kajol, as their forthcoming epic period drama, Tanhaji – The Unsung Warrior will have its Marathi releases as well as Hindi release.
The official handle of T-Series dropped a stunning new poster of the film, featuring Ajay Devgn and Kajol, and wrote, “Harr ek Maratha mein chupa hai laakh Maratha. Witness the epic battle in Marathi! #TanhajiMarathiTrailer on 10th December. #TanhajiTheUnsungWarrior @ajaydevgn @itsKajolD #SaifAliKhan @omraut @itsBhushanKumar @SharadK7 @ADFFilms @TanhajiFilm #KrishanKumar”
Directed by Om Raut, the film is set in the 17th century and is based on the life of Tanaji Malusare, who was the military leader of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, founder of the Maratha Empire.
Tanhaji is a biographical period action film starring Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan, and Kajol, with Jagapathi Babu, Pankaj Tripathi and Sharad Kelkar in supporting roles.
Set in the late 17th century, the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb declares strategic hill fortress Kondhana as the capital of Southern India from which he planned to expand Mughal Empire into South India.
Watch Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior - Official Trailer
However, The Maratha Emperor Shivaji Maharaj orders his General Tanaji Malusare to capture Kondhana at any cost to protect Southern India from Mughal invasion, while the Mughal emperor sends his trusted commander Uday Bhan to defend the fortress, thus leading to a battle between the two armies for control of the fortress. The Battle is known as the Battle of Sinhagad which decided the fate of South India.
It is now scheduled to be theatrically released in India on 10 January 2020.