Brahmastra: Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt come together for a fantasy adventure series!
Last day, the legendary Amitabh Bachchan celebrated his 75th birthday. Karan Johar took this opportunity to announce his new project with the superstar. Big B will be teaming up with two of the most talented actors of this generation, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt for a fantasy adventure series. Ayan Mukerji will be directing this movie, which is being planned as a trilogy. Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions is backing this ambitious project.
Ayan Mukerji is well known for his films like Wake Up Sid and Jawaani Hai Deewani. He has scripted Brahmastra as a fantasy adventure film that needs to be made on a wide canvas. Earlier in an interview he had said that Ranbir Kapoor will have to train thoroughly in gymnastics and martial arts for the movie. He is quoted saying, “There is lot of action in the film, so there is lot of training, like gymnastics kind of training, horse riding, fighting and lot of physical stuff that Ranbir will have to do.”
The makers have announced that the first part of this trilogy will hit the screens on August 15, 2019. Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions is collaborating with Fox Star Studios and Prime Focus for this big budget movie. As per reports, the movie will be made on a whopping budget of approximately 150 crores. The announcement looks very promising and it will be interesting to watch three incredibly talented actors Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in one frame.
Currently, Amitabh Bachchan is busy shooting for Thugs Of Hindostan in which he is sharing screen space with Aamir Khan. Ranbir Kapoor is finishing Sanjay Dutt’s biopic, directed by Rajkumar Hirani and Alia Bhatt is awaiting the release of Meghna Gulzar’s Raazi.