BOLLYWOOD: Ace director Ashutosh Gowariker is all set to narrate the historical Third Battle of Panipat on the celluloid with his upcoming high-octane period drama ‘Panipat’. Starring Arjun Kapoor as Sadashiv Rao Bhau, the film recounts the events that led up to one of the mightiest battles ever fought in the history of India.
The film also stars Sanjay Dutt and Kriti Sanon in the lead roles. Sanjay Dutt plays the role of Afghan king Ahmed Shah Abdali, the opponent to Arjun’s Sadashivrao in the third battle of Panipat, which resulted in a huge defeat of the Maratha army.
Just a while ago, Arjun Kapoor took to his social media handles to share the first poster of the film. The actor announced that the film will hit the screens next month on December 6. Sharing the poster, Arjun wrote, “Come Witness The Battle That Changed History, #Panipat. In Cinemas December 6th.”
Come Witness The Battle That Changed History, #Panipat.
In Cinemas December 6th.@duttsanjay @kritisanon @AshGowariker #SunitaGowariker @RohitShelatkar @agppl @visionworldfilm @RelianceEnt @ZeeMusicCompany pic.twitter.com/xvo0J2O2DR
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) November 1, 2019