And now, Akshay Kumar has dropped a new poster of Ajay Devgn as Tanhaji Malusare. The Khiladi of Bollywood took to his Twitter page to share the still and captioned it as, “We started our journey in this industry together…30 years ago. And I’ve seen your graph only grow from strength to strength.And as you are all set to mark your century with #TanhajiTheUnsungWarrior,I wish you nothing but lots of love and luck.Shine on my friend @ajaydevgn.”
Talking about why Ajay Devgn is the apt choice to play the Maratha warrior, director Om Raut told Mumbai Mirror, “He (Tanhaji Malusare) was a husband, a father, a brother and a friend, and one of the greatest warriors of our country. Mr Devgn has the eyes, persona and physique which exudes power.”
Meanwhile, the film also stars Kajol as Tanaji’s wife Savitri. Speaking about her, Om Raut shared, “Nobody has seen Kajol ma’am as a Maharashtrian before though she is half Maharashtrian.”
The makers will be unveiling the film’s trailer on November 19 in 3D. Saif Ali Khan plays the main antagonist in this Ajay Devgan starrer. ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’ will be releasing in theatrical screens on January 10, 2020. It will lock horns with Deepika Padukone’s ‘Chhapaak’ at the box office.