Back in September 2020, Bollywood Hungama had reported that Yash Raj Films (YRF) would announce details of its 50e anniversary celebrations once the cinemas reopened. The iconic production house was founded by Yash Chopra in 1970. It turned 50 in 2020 but due to the Coronavirus pandemic its owner Aditya Chopra decided to postpone the celebrations of YRF 50, as it is now called. , at a later date.
Bollywood Hungama has now learned that the YRF 50 plan will be unveiled very soon, late February or early March 2021! The decision was made because the theaters have not only reopened but have also been allowed to operate at 100% capacity by the union government since February 1.
A source reveals, “Aditya Chopra revealing the master plan for YRF 50 has been the most anticipated announcement in Bollywood. With theaters now 100% operational, YRF will now roll out its ambitious celebration plan including the highly anticipated slate announcement that should wow people! YRF has the biggest slate in Bollywood and they’re the only studio to put four new big movies into Pandemic Shooting Mode!
The source further adds, “Aditya Chopra had previously planned for the YRF 50 ad to hit theaters and he’s sticking to that plan. The production house has supported theatrical owners by not putting any of their films on OTT and now they want to tell audiences that YRF films are only meant to be experiences on the big screen. That is why, this announcement will definitely hit theaters and the scale of this announcement will impress everyone. A very ambitious plan has been implemented by Adi and he holds the cards very close to his chest. We can therefore expect that the announcement will surprise us all but it is certain that the revelation of the slate will surely stop the press!
YRF is expected to announce five new films and provide further information on Prithviraj, Shamshera, Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Bunty Aur Babli 2 and Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar in the YRF 50 ad. “In addition to the massive slate, Aditya Chopra will also reveal other big ideas that will indicate how Yash Raj Films, India’s oldest and largest film production company, will celebrate its 50th anniversary. . Several announcements are expected to take place and the plan for all these ideas has already been approved by Adi. So don’t expect anything but big ideas, ”the source says and agrees.
Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar, starring Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra, was due for release on March 20, 2020, but has been pushed back indefinitely due to the lockdown. This is expected to be the first YRF movie to hit theaters. The other movie that could come out before Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar is Bunty Aur Babli 2. This is the sequel to the success of the 2005 comedy Bunty Aur Babli and stars Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Sharvari Wagh. Ranveer Singh-star Jayeshbhai jordaar, a social comedy, has been around for a long time and is sure to hit theaters in 2021. In the meantime, Prithviraj is a landmark film starring Akshay Kumar, Sanjay Dutt, Manushi Chhillar and Sonu Sood and directed by Dr Chandraprakesh Dwivedi. The other period commercial film in YRF’s kitty is Shamshera, with Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt and Vaani Kapoor
Besides these films, YRF also started filming Pathan, with Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham. Simultaneously, they also had the Vicky Kaushal film On The Floors, directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. Additionally, there have been reports that Tiger 3, starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, will go into production in March. It remains to be seen whether these films are officially announced as well.
Also read: Yash Raj Films to start releasing films from July 2021; Pathan by Shah Rukh Khan mainly on Diwali
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