NEW DELHI :
RRR, the multilingual period drama directed by Baahubali filmmaker SS Rajamouli, will clash with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi in theatres this January. Incidentally, both films star Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn in pivotal roles with the former also featuring Ram Charan and Jr. NTR.
Trade experts say a clutch of big-budget, star-cast films will help Bollywood fully recover by late 2021 and early 2022 as some sort of consistency in flow of theatrical releases shall resume later this year.
Projects delayed from 2020 plus those greenlit in 2021 will come together to bear real fruit for the industry next year when pent-up demand among audiences will meet big supply. Making for the biggest line-up ever in recent times, the coming months will see big star vehicles including Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Pathan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s long-delayed Brahmastra, Fighter starring Hrithik Roshan…