Akshay Kumar’s Sooryavanshi and Ranveer Singh’s ’83 are two of the most anticipated films of the year. Since the coronavirus pandemic outbreak, the films’ release dates have been pushed further and many reports are being circulated that they might directly release on OTT. However, dismissing all such speculations the producers Reliance Entertainment has issued a statement.
The official Twitter handle of Reliance Entertainment laid all rumours and speculations to rest and wrote, “We are very confident that the ongoing theatrical exhibition situation will improve much in time for the release of our awaited films, Sooryavanshi and 83, this Diwali and Christmas, respectively. Looking forward to celebrating the blockbusters in Cinemas with our audiences, everywhere. #Sooryavanshi #ThisIs83.”
We are very confident that the ongoing theatrical exhibition situation will improve much in time for the release of our awaited films, Sooryavanshi and 83, this Diwali and Christmas, respectively. pic.twitter.com/sHr0fhMgBm
— Reliance Entertainment (@RelianceEnt) August 23, 2020
Sooryavanshi takes Rohit Shetty’s cop universe further and introduces Akshay as ATS chief Veer Sooryavanshi. The film also stars Katrina Kaif in the lead. On the other hand, Ranveer’s ’83 is based on India’s first World Cup win in 1983. The actor plays the role of Kapil Dev while Deepika Padukone plays the role of his wife Romi Dev. The film is directed by Kabir Khan and features an ensemble cast.