January 20 : After dropping a series of on-location pictures, the makers of Amitabh Bachchan starrer ‘Jhund’ have now unveiled the first official first look poster and it is sure to leave you all intrigued.
T-series head honcho, Bhushan Kumar dropped the first look poster on his social media profile and hailed the forthcoming drama as one of their most ambitious projects. He captioned it, “Proud to bring you the first look of #Jhund, one of our most prestigious projects at @Tseries. It brings together the legendary @SrBachchan sir and @NagrajManjule. Teaser out on 21st January 2020. #KrishanKumar #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajHiremath #GargeeKulkarni #MeenuAroraa @itsBhushanKumar @AjayAtulOnline @tandavfilms @aatpaat”
Sairat famed filmmaker Nagraj Manjule has helmed the project. The movie also marks Manjule’s debut in Hindi film industry. The film is based on the life of Vijay Barse, the founder of Slum Soccer.
In the film, Bachchan plays a professor who motivates street children and initiates a football team. Thespian Big B also dropped the first look. He captioned it, “JHUND! #Jhund@Nagrajmanjule @itsBhushanKumar #KrishanKumar #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajHiremath #GargeeKulkarni #MeenuAroraa @AjayAtulOnline @tandavfilms @aatpaat @TSeries”
On the poster, Amitabh can be seen showing his back posture. Dressed in a blue track suit, the actor is seen looking a slum habitation and a red and white football.
The film also stars Akash Thosar and Rinku Rajguru. The biographical sports-drama is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath, Savita Raj Hiremath and Nagraj Manjule, under the banner of T-Series, Tandav Films and Aatpat Production.
The teaser for the film will be out tomorrow, on 21st January 2020.