'Shamshera', 'Sardar Udham Singh' & other films to resume filming as lockdown eases

 | Updated: Jun 12, 2020, 07:11 PM IST

The nationwide lockdown imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak has put the entire entertainment industry at a halt. Now, as lockdown restrictions ease, filmmakers are planning to get back on track with their half-completed films.

From Ranbir Kapoor's 'Shamshera' to Kamal Haasan's much-anticipated 'Indian 2', here is a list of films that will soon resume shooting schedule. 


'Shamshera' marks the big-screen comeback of Ranbir Kapoor after four years. He was last seen in 'Sanju', which was released in 2018. On Wednesday, Yash Raj Films unveiled the first teaser of the epic period drama, 'Shamshera,' in which Ranbir will play a dacoit in a plot set in pre-independent India. The film is directed by Karan Malhotra and also stars Vani Kapoor. Sanjay Dutt plays the antagonist. 

The film is a Hindi adaptation of Howard Pyle’s novel The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood.

'Shamshera' is all set to hit the theatres on July 22, 2022, in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu, while the trailer will be out on June 24. 



Mumbai Saga

Gangster drama ‘Mumbai Saga’ starring John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi is among the first films to resume shooting. 


Sardar Udham Singh

Shoot Sircar's next project 'Sardar Udham Singh', is back on track for the post-production work. Vicky Kaushal starrer movie is a biopic based on the legendary freedom fighter. 



The Telugu sports drama 'Seetimaarr' is one of the most awaited movies of the year. As per the latest reports, Tamannaah Bhatia and Gopichand starrer movie will resume shooting from August. 



Producer G Dhananjayan resumed the post-production work on his upcoming Tamil thriller 'Kabadadaari'. Dhananjayan also shared a video clip from the dubbing studio. In the video, actor Nasser explains how the team has been following all the basic hygiene steps.



Vishal starrer 'Chakra' is back on track after two months of the lockdown. The star has started dubbing his portions for 'Chakra', and the post-production work on the film is going on at a steady pace. 



Trisha Krishnan's upcoming movie 'Raangi', resumed the post-production as the lockdown eases. The movie was supposed to hit the screens a couple of months ago.


Indian 2

Kamal Haasan's much-anticipated 'Indian 2' have begun their post-production work. The movie which is helmed by S. Shankar and is a sequel to the 1996 film 'Indian'. The move will release in April next year.