Neeraj Pandey books 26 January 2018 for his next Directorial ‘Aiyaary’
After the very successful M.S.Dhoni The Untold Story, Neeraj Pandey has announced his next directorial film titled as Aiyaary. Produced by Shital Bhatia under the banners Reliance Entertainment, Friday Filmworks and Plan C Studios, it stars Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee in lead roles.
Neeraj Pandey shared the title and release date of the film on twitter with an edgy first look poster, that features Indian army trucks and a car with two persons inside. Aiyaary is scheduled to be released next year on Republic Day i.e. 26th January 2018 and reportedly will go on floor from May this year.
The director captioned the picture, “@Aiyaary directorial next after #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory @S1dharthM @BajpayeeManoj #Aiyaary releasing on #26Jan2018,”. “Story of Mentor and Prodigy #Aiyaary” he added. The actor Sidharth also took to twitter to share the same, “Super Excited to be in #aiyaary Neeraj Pandeys next ! Releasing 26th January 2018 @neerajpofficial”. In the support, actor Anupam Kher and megastar Amitabh Bachchan wish good luck to the team.
Based on true events, Aiyaary revolves around the story of relationship between a mentor and his pupil. As the film stars Sidharth and Manoj in lead roles, so it can be assumed that the latter one would play as the mentor and the former one would play the role of his follower.
For the first time Sidharth Malhotra will be sharing screen with the very promising actor Manoj Bajpayee. Also with director Neeraj Pandey, he is collaborated for the first time. Neeraj’s another directorial venture with superstar Akshay Kumar, Crack is also scheduled for 2018 now. Earlier it was supposed to release on Independence Day this year.