New Delhi: Aamir Khan, the renowned Bollywood actor, has recently announced his next project as a producer. Aamir Khan Productions, his production company, will be financing Raj Kumar Santoshi’s upcoming film, titled Lahore 1947. The movie will star Sunny Deol in the lead role.
Aamir Khan’s Announcement
Aamir Khan shared a instagram post stating,”I, and the entire team at AKP, are most excited and happy to announce our next, starring Sunny Deol, directed by Raj Kumar Santoshi, titled Lahore, 1947. We look forward to collaborating with the immensely talented Sunny, and one of my favourite directors Raj Santoshi. The journey we have embarked on promises to be most enriching. We seek your blessings, A,”
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The film is set against the backdrop of the Indian partition in 1947 and will portray the events that took place in Lahore, Pakistan. It will be directed by Raj Kumar Santoshi, who is known for his work in the Bollywood industry. Aamir Khan has expressed his excitement about the project and has stated that he is looking forward to working with Sunny Deol. He has also praised Raj Kumar Santoshi’s work and is confident that the film will be a success. Lahore 1947 is expected to go into production soon and is slated for a release in 2023. It will be interesting to see how the film portrays the historical events and the impact it has on the audience.
Aamir Khan’s latest movie Laal Singh Chadha was a remake of Tom Hanks’ classic film Forrest Gump. Despite not doing well at the box office, it gained popularity on Netflix. The movie starred Kareena Kapoor and was directed by Aamir Khan himself.
On the other hand, Sunny Deol’s recent release Gadar 2 became a massive hit at the box office. It earned over 525 crore rupees in just a few days and was the highest-grossing Hindi movie in India for a day. However, Shah Rukh Khan’s Jawan surpassed it the next day.