After months of waiting, the makers of Kesari released the trailer of the film yesterday featuring Akshay Kumar as the leader of the army of 21 soldiers’ who fought against 10,000 Afghan invaders. Just like us, celebrities too couldn’t stop praising the on-screen portrayal of the battle and said they couldn’t have been more proud. Arjun Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar, Badshah and Ayushmaan Khurana shared the trailer on their social media account and lent their support to the team by admiring it.
The film starring Akshay and Parineeti is based on the famous Battle of Saragarhi (1897).
Bhumi gave a thumbs up to the trailer and said the world needs to know of their bravery & valour.
The world needs to know of their bravery & valour.A super inspiring story full of courage.Loved the trailer @akshayKumar sir, @ParineetiChopra @karanjohar @SinghAnurag79 #Kesari. Cant wait to watch it 🇮🇳 https://t.co/Td27L1JYR0
— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) February 21, 2019
Vicky found the trailer to be spectacular.
— Vicky Kaushal (@vickykaushal09) February 21, 2019
Badshah couldn’t stop gushing about it too.
An emotional moment for me. Thank you Anurag paaji and @karanjohar for bringing this story to life! A story that needs to be told. @akshaykumar and @ParineetiChopra you gems are nailing it! https://t.co/kRFfqbWPgb
— BADSHAH (@Its_Badshah) February 21, 2019
Meanwhile, Arjun found the trailer emotionally uplifting.
What a trailer !!! Emotionally uplifting, rooted in Indian culture, full on action mode for @akshaykumar sir after a while… can’t wait for this holi to be #kesari al the best @ParineetiChopra @karanjohar @amarbutala @SunirKheterpal & the leader of the team #anuragsingh !!! https://t.co/m2jwDqFsm8
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) February 21, 2019
As we are still going gaga, the trailer has already crossed 20 Million views on YouTube and Facebook. Kesari is directed by Anurag Singh and will release on March 21 that is on Holi. The film is produced by Dharma Productions, Cape of Good Films and Azure Entertainment.