Finally, the release date of the much awaited PARMANU – THE STORY OF POKHRAN is out amidst all the controversies, claims and counter claims.
John Abraham has gone solo and announced the release of the thriller on 4th May, 2018.
Announcing the release date, the spokesperson of JA Entertainment said, “Much in line with India's journey to becoming a nuclear power, our film's journey to its release has also had its own ups and downs! However, it is perhaps a befitting tribute to the true heroes of our nuclear program- our army and our scientists, that PARMANU – THE STORY OF POKHRAN is releasing in the same month as we are celebrate 20 years of Operation Shakti- India's nuclear test explosions in Pokhran in May 1998. We are extremely proud of the film and what it stands for and can't wait to take it to our audience on 4th May, 2018."
Directed by Abhishek Sharma, the film stars John Abraham, Diana Penty and Boman Irani and is produced by John's production house, JA Entertainment.
According to the makers, PARMANU – THE STORY OF POKHRAN is an ode to the Indian army and scientists, who although ordinary people, accomplished truly extraordinary feats in the face of adversity. It salutes, celebrates and truly embraces the slogan- Jai Jawan Jai Vigyan. While the premise of the film is based on true events, the characters are fictitious.