Vishnu Vardhan's Bollywood debut film Shershaah release date announced

Director Vishnu Vardhan of ‘Billa’ fame is back in the spotlight as a director after his last film ‘Yatchan’ that came out in 2015. The talented director is all set for the release of his debut film in Bollywood in July, 2021. ‘Shershaah’, the war drama features Siddharth Malhotra in the lead and its release was delayed because of the pandemic.

Announcing the film’s released, Vishnu Vardhan posted, “Guys, finally happy to announce my first Hindi feature’s release The untold true story of Captain Vikram Batra (PVC) is coming to the big screens. #Shershaah coming to theatres near you on 2nd July, 2021, starring Sidharth Malhotra & Kiara Advani. See you at the movies!”

Directed by Vishnu Varadhan, the movie is based on the life of war hero Vikram Batra who was posthumously awarded Param Vir Chakra for his bravery. It will also star Sidharth’s rumoured girlfriend Kiara Advani in the lead role. She will be essaying the role of Vikram’s fiancé Dimple Cheema in the film.