Mumbai11 hours agoWriter: Amit Karn
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Vidyut Jammwal has recently started shooting for ‘Khuda Hafiz 2’. Now he has announced his first film ‘IB-71’ under his banner ‘Action Hero Films’. T-Series and Reliance Entertainment are also his co-partners in this film. It is a spy thriller genre film. Sankalp Reddy, who won the National Award for the film ‘Ghazi’, will direct this film. The film marks Vidyut Jammwal’s debut as a producer and will mark his banner’s first collaboration with Sankalp and Reliance Entertainment.
Vidyut will be seen in the role of intelligence officer
Vidyut Jammwal will be seen in the role of an intelligence officer in this film. The film is based on true events, which will be full of suspense. The film will show how Indian intelligence officers shook the entire Pakistani establishment.
I have full faith in the vision of director Sankalp Reddy.
Vidyut Jammwal says, “Some of the most interesting episodes in Indian history have inspired the making of this film. With this film, ‘Action Hero Films’ endeavors to uncover an intriguing story envisioned by talented writers I have full faith in Sankalp Reddy’s vision as a film director. Reliance Entertainment is a banner that has become synonymous with quality film production and it is wonderful to be associated with such a banner.”
Excited to bring a story that will showcase the bravery of Unsung Heroes
Not every feat can be achieved on the battlefield; Some victories are achieved by clever maneuvers. The makers of the film are excited to come up with a story that will showcase the bravery of unsung heroes who need no credit for their contribution towards the nation. Shibasish Sarkar, CEO, Reliance Entertainment Group says, “The subject has not been explored much in Indian cinema and the novelty and significance of this part of Indian history inspired us to produce this story in collaboration with Vidyut and Sankalp. We are extremely excited to present a glimpse of history to the audience with a plethora of thrills.”
This film is really special for me: Director Sankalp Reddy
Director Sankalp Reddy says, “‘IB-71’ depicts what happens before a victory and tells a story of bravery which is very different. I connected with this subject when I was narrated the story. I am extremely happy that the makers have shown tremendous faith in my vision, this film is indeed very special for me.” The story of this film is written by Aditya Shastri and screenplayed by Storyhouse Films LLP. The shooting of this film will start at the end of the year.