Ajay Devgn's much anticipated period drama TAANAJI goes on floors
Ajay Devgn’s much anticipated period drama, TAANAJI, which is based on the life of Taanaji Malusare is confirmed to go on floors.
Today, Ajay Devgn took to his social media account, to announce the commencement for the shooting of the film along with debut director Om Raut. Reportedly, a source close to the film stated, “There is absolutely no delay in the shooting schedule of TAANAJI. The film is extremely close to Ajay Devgn’s heart and he has internally instructed the team to mount the period drama on a scale that has not been seen before in a period film in India. There has been a lot of detailing that has gone into building the massive sets at different studios in Mumbai, and the team will hop from one set to another over a period of a month starting 25th September."
There have been a lot of speculations about the ensemble star-cast of the film but nothing has been confirmed yet. Reportedly, the cast will be revealed in a big way at the right time. Bhushan Kumar and Ajay Devgn had a successful association earlier this year with director Rajkumar Gupta’s RAID.
Although the release date has not been finalized yet, according to other publications, Ajay Devgn will release the film by the second half of 2019. The film is the story of an iconic warrior, who fought till the last moment to protect the pride of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
Taanaji shoot begins!????— TSeries (@TSeries) September 25, 2018
Ajay Devgn starrer, #Taanaji - The Unsung Warrior produced by @ajaydevgn’s @ADFFilms & @itsBhushanKumar’s @TSeries went on floors today. Directed by @omraut, the film will hit theatres on 22nd November 2019.@TaanajiTheFilm ??????? pic.twitter.com/uBPK1vb4RG
Producers @ajaydevgn & @itsBhushanKumar on sets of #Taanaji : The Unsung Warrior, starring Ajay Devgn as Taanaji Malusare. Filming of the epic commences today. Directed by @omraut.— TSeries (@TSeries) September 25, 2018
A 22nd November 2019 release. @TaanajiTheFilm @TSeries @ADFFilms pic.twitter.com/flKm2FwWNk