Maverick director Ashutosh Gowariker, who has gifted us several gems in the past, is now all set to treat his audiences with yet another visual treat. He is currently gearing up for his upcoming film, Panipat which features Sanjay Dutt, Kriti Sanon & Arjun Kapoor in the lead roles.
Before releasing the trailer, the team of Panipat organised an informal brunch event for media in Mumbai. A special preview of the trailer was also shown to them. The media persons thoroughly loved the trailer and it has got a thumbs up from them.
Amidst all praises, the team has today unveiled a new poster featuring the trio and the trailer digitally. The trailer showcases the Maratha empire and its epic tale. Right from the background score to picturesque locations and grandeur sets, everything is just on point. Arjun as the raging warrior, Kriti’s charm and Sanjay’s antagonistic avatar, this trailer is a complete package. Check out the trailer of one of the bravest battles ever fought here:
Director Ashutosh Gowariker says, “The entire team of Panipat is overwhelmed by the response we have received from the media. A special preview was arranged for the media before the trailer released and the feedback was positive. We hope that the audiences like the trailer. We have tried to live upto the expectations.”
Producer Sunita Gowariker says, “We are very happy right now with the kind of response Panipat trailer has received. We just hope that the audiences too love the trailer and the film. The entire team has put in their hard work and I hope that pays off well.”
Shibasish Sarkar, Group CEO, Reliance Entertainment, says, “We are glad to be associated with Ashutosh and his magnum opus which will show one of the biggest ever battles fought in the world. The trailer of Panipat is already all over and we hope the audiences give all their love to our film.”
Rohit Shelatkar, Founder of Vision World Films said, “History and movies have always been a passion of mine, and I’m glad to have this opportunity to bring these passions together, in this wonderful project. Belonging to the Marathi Community,I have aspired to bring more stories of Maratha legends to the forefront and this association with the esteemed Ashutosh Gowarikar – director of illustrious movies like Jodha Akbar, Swades and Lagaan, has been a dream come true.”
Set in 1761, Panipat is about the Maratha Empire which had reached it’s zenith and their grip on Hindustan reigned supreme with no-one to challenge them. Until, an invader set his eyes on the throne of Hindustan. Here’s when Sadashiv Rao Bhau (Arjun Kapoor), the Commander-in-Chief of the Maratha army led a northern expedition in order to repel the invading forces of Ahmad Shah Abdali (Sanjay Dutt), the king of Afghanistan.
It is Produced by Sunita Gowariker under their banner of AGPPL along with Rohit Shelatkar’s company Vision World and is Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. The film is slated to release on 6th December 2019.