NEW DELHI :
Filmmaker Karan Johar has announced a new action film franchise titled Yodha starring Sidharth Malhotra. The first instalment of the film, directed by Sagar Ambre and Pushkar Ojha, will release on 11 November, 2022.
Recently, Johar’s Dharma Productions partnered with Viacom18 Studios, part of media and entertainment conglomerate Viacom18 Media Pvt. Ltd, on four films, including Johar’s directorial venture Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani starring Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt; Raj Mehta-directed Jug Jugg Jeeyo starring Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani, Govinda Naam Mera starring Vicky Kaushal and Shakun Batra’s film starring Deepika Padukone, Ananya Panday, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Dhairya Karwa.
To be sure, Bollywood has realized the value of expanding their film franchises beyond just feature film. For instance, Netflix has…