In terms of Bollywood, 2021 is a good year. Here is a list of the top 12 upcoming Bollywood movies, along with their release dates. The release dates may fluctuate because this list is based solely on the announcements made by the producers/production houses.
Top 12 Upcoming Bollywood Movies
K.G.F: Chapter 2
Release date: 16 July 2021
K.G.F: Chapter 2 is a upcoming Kannada-language trend action film. Prashanth Neel directed the film and Vijay Kiragandur produced it under the Hombale Films label. It is a sequel to the 2018 film K.G.F: Chapter 1 and is the second half in a two-part series.
KGF was a Kannada blockbuster in which Yash played Rocky. The plot revolved around a young man seeking power and fortune in order to keep a promise to his dying mother. Srinidhi Shetty, Raveena Tandon, Prakash Raj, and Sanjay Dutt play key roles in KGF Chapter 2. Sanjay Dutt will reprise his role as the antagonist in the sequel. The teaser for KGF Chapter 2 shows Yash as Rocky in a white stripped suit, set to a hauntingly gorgeous background score. The teaser has crossed 180 million times views on YouTube.
Release date: 13 August 2021
Bell Bottom is an upcoming Hindi espionage thriller movie. Ranjit M Tewari has directed the film and set in India. Aseem Arrora and Parveez Sheikh wrote the script, and Pooja Entertainment and Emmay Entertainment produced the film. Akshay Kumar plays the major role, with Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta, and Huma Qureshi playing supporting roles.
The plot of Bell Bottom is based on historical events and takes place in the 1980s, focusing on some of the era’s most memorable heroes. It is the first Bollywood picture to begin filming during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
Release date: 30 July 2021
Gangubai Kathiawadi is a Bollywood film based on the life of Gangubai Kathewali, a brothel proprietor in Mumbai’s Kamathipura neighbourhood. The teaser for the Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed film has released to give audiences a glimpse inside the life of Alia Bhatt’s formidable woman.
In his book Mafia Queens of Mumbai, novelist and journalist Hussain Zaidi chronicles Gangubai’s biography as a controversial yet powerful character in the 1960s. Mr. Zaidi’s book described Gangubai for never forcing a lady into the sex trade against her will. She is recognized as “the only brothel madam who prioritized women over business and money.”
Sanjay Leela Bhansali defined Alia Bhatt’s character as “strength, power, and fear.”
Release date: 6 August 2021
Dhanush, Sara Ali Khan, and Akshay Kumar feature in the upcoming Bollywood Indian romantic drama film Atrangi Re. Aanand L. Rai. directed & A R Rahman composed the music of this movie. T-Series, Colour Yellow Productions, & Cape of Good Films all contributed to the film’s production.
The beautifully conceptualized film sets are one of the key reasons why a film becomes unforgettable.
Laal Singh Chaddha
Initial release: 25 December 2021
Laal Singh Chaddha is an upcoming Hindi comedy-drama film directed by Advait Chandan and based on a script by Eric Roth and Atul Kulkarni. Aamir Khan Productions, Viacom18 Studios, and Paramount Pictures are collaborating on the project.
Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, and Naga Chaitanya feature in this remake of the 1994 American film Forrest Gump, which was based on Winston Groom’s 1986 novel of the same name.
Laal Singh Chaddha was filmed in over 100 sites around India. On October 31, 2019, principal photography began in Chandigarh. However, due to the COVID-19 outbreak in India, the production interrupted in March 2020 before restarting in Delhi in mid-September 2020. The film’s initial release date delayed to Christmas 2020 at end of the year. It will now be release in theatres in the Christmas 2021.
Release date: 15 October 2021
The upcoming Indian Hindu biographical sports movie Maidaan takes a look at the Golden Age of Indian football (1952-1962, with Ajay Devgn as football coach Syed Abdul Rahim.
Maidaan is headed in collaboration with Bayview Projects LLP by Amit Sharma, and produced in Zee Studios. The film is scheduled to be released in theatres worldwide on the 15th of October 2021, and coincides with the weekend in Dussehra.
Keerthy Suresh had been planned in the movie at first, but producers thought she looked to be too young to play the role of mother, so she was recast with Priyaman Suresh.
When discussing this movie before, Devgn told PTI that Maidaan work “was very emotional and moving.” “It’s a wonderful story, Director Amit Sharma did an incredible piece of work. Times changed; the tale changed. There are no intentional commercial elements, no song or romantic angle, added to a film today. The actor said that Maidaan was an emotionally moving journey for me.
Release date: 2 July 2021
Major is a upcoming Bollywood movie film based on the biography of real-life hero Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan. Sashi Kiran Tikka directed the film and Adivi Sesh, Saiee Manjrekar, and Sobhita Dhulipala star in the film. It also has Prakash Raj, Revathi, Murali Sharma, and a slew of other actors in supporting parts.
Sri Charan Pakala composed the music, while Vamsi Patchipulusu shot the film and Vinay Kumar Sirigineedi and Kodati Pavan Kalyan edited it. Sony Pictures Films India is producing the film alongside Mahesh Babu’s GMB Entertainment Pvt. Ltd and the A+S Movies banner.
Release date: 5 November 2021
The film Prithviraj is based on the life of King Prithviraj Chauhan and is directed by Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi. The film stars Akshay Kumar, Manushi Chhillar, Sanjay Dutt, and Sonu Sood, with debutant Manushi Chhillar in the prominent role.
Yash Raj Films has launched an official motion poster for the film, which was going release in theatres in Diwali 2020. The film’s principal photography began on November 15, 2019, in Jaipur, but was halted in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak in India, causing the film to be postponed indefinitely. The film’s production resumed in October 2020 at YRF Studios. The film will now be release in theatres on November 5, 2021.
Release date: 5 November 2021
Gowtham Tinnanuri has written and directed Jersey. A upcoming Bollywood Hindi-language sports drama movie. It’s a remake of his Telugu film of the same name from 2019. Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur, and Pankaj Kapoor star as cricketers in the film. Aman Gill, Dil Raju, and Suryadevara Naga Vamsi are the producers of the film.
The film’s official announcement was made in October 2019. The principal photography began on December 13 in Chandigarh. The initial release in theatres scheduled on August 28, 2020. The COVID-19 epidemic forced a postponement. The film completed its filming on December 14, 2020. The film will release now in theatres on November 5, 2021, to coincide with Diwali.
Release date: 25 June 2021
Shamshera is an upcoming bollywood Hindi-language period action-drama film. Set in the 1800s about a dacoit tribe that took charge in the fight for their rights and independence from the British. Ranbir Kapoor plays a double part in the film. Yash-Raj Films produced and Karan Malhotra directed the film. Vaani Kapoor plays a dancer, and Sanjay Dutt plays the adversary.
Shamshera began filming in December 2018. It was supposed to end in January 2020. The company required more footage. The COVID-19 pandemic in India delayed the filming. The film will release now on June 25, 2021.
Release date : 27 August 2021
Divyang Thakkar’s Jayeshbhai Jordaar is an upcoming bollywood Indian Hindi-language social comedy film. Aditya Chopra and Maneesh Sharma Produced the film. The film stars Ranveer Singh as a Gujarati guy who believes in equal rights for men and women in society. A Telugu and Tamil actress Shalini Pandey in her Bollywood debut alongside him, as well as Boman Irani and Ratna Pathak Shah in supporting roles.
Principal photography for the film began in Mumbai in December 2019. The final schedule has completed in Gujarat in February 2020. The initial release date of the movie was October 2, 2020 to coincide with Gandhi Jayanti. The film is pushed forward due to theatre closures and a critical situation caused due to COVID-19 epidemic. The film will now released in theatres on August 27, 2021.
Release date: 2 July 2021
Shershaah is upcoming Hindi movie starring Siddharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani. The film is based on the life of Captain Vikram Batra. He died in the Kargil War. He was then awarded with title “Param Vir Chakra”. Vishnu Varadhan directed the film and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions.
Siddharth Malhotra has played the role of Captain Vikram Batra in the film. The initial release date of the film was July 3 2020. The actor wrote on Twitter “The untold true narrative of Captain Vikram Batra (PVC) is all about to unravel on the big screens”. Shershaah will now released in theatres near you on July 2, 2021.
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