Now that the theatres in the state are reopened all the filmmakers are announcing the date of release of their upcoming films. The release date of Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Badhaai Do is also revealed. The film will release theatrically on 2022 Republic Day weekend. The makers made the announcement this Saturday.
The lead actress Bhumi Pednekar took to her social media account to share the date of release of their upcoming film. Sharing it on her Instagram account the actress wrote, “Theatre ready… Aap ready… Toh hum bhi ready…Republic Day weekend 2022 ko aa rahe hain hum aapse milne in cinemas to celebrate… So save the date!! And congratulations nahi #BadhaaiDo”. Along with it, she shared a photo with her co-star in the film and the director.
Talking to a leading news portal director Harshavardhan Kulkarni said that when it comes to family entertainers especially comedy films, cinema is the ideal platform as they can be enjoyed with the entire family. He added that they are super excited to bring Badhaai Do in cinema halls on the Republic Day weekend. It’s a wholesome entertainer and he hopes the audiences would enjoy watching the movie as much as they enjoyed creating it. The director also said that bringing powerhouse talents like Raj, Bhumi, Harsh and Akshat-Suman together on this movie has been truly phenomenal. He can’t wait to bring this very special movie to the theatres.
Badhaai Do will also star Seema Pahwa, Sheeba Chadha, Lovleen Mishra, Nitish Pandey, Shashi Bhushan amongst others essaying pivotal roles. This is the first time that Rajkummar and Bhumi will be seen sharing the screen space. In the film, they will be seen portraying interesting characters they have never played onscreen. While Raj will be essaying the role of a cop in a Mahila police thana, Bhumi plays the role of a PT teacher in the film.
The movie will clash with John Abraham-starrer Attack, which has also announced a Republic Day release. The movie had gone on floors in January earlier this year in Dehradun. The shooting was completed by the end of February.