6 Most Awaited Upcoming Bollywood Movies in 2017
1. Jab Harry met Sejal
Release Date: 4th August
Director: Imtiaz Ali
Starring: Shahrukh Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sayani Gupta
Anushka Sharma was launched with Shahrukh Khan in ‘Rab ne bana di jodi’ by Yashraj productions. Till date both the actors haven’t worked together much other than one film in between ‘Jab tak hai jaan’ which was again by Yasraj Productions. Now they are going to romance each other in this Imtiaz Ali’s film ‘Jab Harry met Sejal’. Ali is known for his expertise in this genre. So the film is speculated to be a winner already. In the film Shahrukh Khan is seen playing the role of a tourist guide who falls in love with Anushka’s character.
2. Secret Superstar
Release Date: 4th August
Director: Advait Chandan
Starring: Zaira Wasim, Meher Vij, Aamir Khan
Secret Superstar is an upcoming Indian musical drama and tells the story of a child who aspires to be a singer. The reason the film is among most awaited is because it is an Aamir Khan Production and the track record says Aamir is very choosy in picking up a film and films from his productions are to be watch out for. He has produced some of the brilliant films till date like ‘Lagaan’, ‘Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na’, ‘Peepli Live’, ‘Dhobi Ghat’, ‘Delhi Belly’, ‘Talaash’ and ‘Dangal’.
Release Date: 1st September
Director: Milan Luthria
Starring: Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, Esha Gupta, Ileana D’Cruz
Badshaho is an upcoming Indian period heist action thriller film set in the emergency era of the 1970s where six people try to rob a truck carrying gold worth millions belonging to the army. This is the fourth collaboration between Ajay Devgan and Milan Luthria. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s famous song “Mere Rashke Qamar” is in the film which has been sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, and composed by Tanishk Bagchiand partly sung by lyricist Manoj Muntashir. This song was shot in Bikaner, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer.
Release Date: 15th September
Director: Hansal Mehta
Starring: Kangana Ranaut
The film is a great combination of a good director and an excellent actress. The story is about a Gujarati housekeeping lady in the US allows ambition to get the better of her & gets involved in a world of crime. Simran falls in a racy, fun film genre. Production for the film began in March 2016 and principal photography commenced in October 2016 at Atlanta, United States. The film is entirely shot in United States.
Release Date: 6th October
Director: Raja Krishna Menon
Starring: Saif Ali Khan, Sobhita Dhulipala, Padmapriya
Chef is an upcoming Bollywood film which is an official remake of 2014 Hollywood film Chef. The Hollywood film was about a head chef who quits his restaurant job and buys a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piecing back together his estranged family. The director Raja Krishna Menon’s ‘Airlift’ was impressive and it remains to be seen if he can recreate the magic. The film’s principal photography began in October 2016 in Kochi and initially it was scheduled for a worldwide release on 14 July 2017. Then the release date was postponed to October 6th, 2017 by the makers to avoid a conflict with Anurag Basu’s Jagga Jasoos.
Release Date: 17th November
Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Starring: Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone
The film is an upcoming Indian period drama. It is a historical account of the life of Rani Padmini, a legendary queen mentioned in Padmavat. Padmavat is an epic poem written in 1540 CE by Malik Muhammad Jayasi in the Awadhi language. According to Padmavat, she was the wife of Rana Rawal Ratan Singh, the ruler of Mewar. In 1303, Alauddin Khilji, the Turkic ruler of the Delhi Sultanate, laid siege to the Chittor Fort in Rajputana. According to Padmavat, Khilji led the invasion motivated by his desire to capture Rani Padmini. The film has already become highly controversial and has drawn the attention of fringe Hindu nationalist groups. Still the mystery remains around the subject whether Padmavati was a work of fiction or not.
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