The pandemic has been a testing time for Bollywood. Apart from producers holding onto their big-budget films which are ready for release for more than a year, there have also been several exciting projects which were announced before Covid-19 entered our lives and have not been able to take off since. While the news of Vicky Kaushal’s Immortal Ashwatthama getting shelved after two years of its announcement is doing the rounds, here’s looking at Bollywood films that were shelved or delayed indefinitely no thanks to the Covid-19 situation.
The Immortal Ashwatthama – Announced two years ago, The Immortal Ashwatthama starring Vicky Kaushal was to be a superhero action drama trilogy mounted on a huge scale helmed by Aditya Dhar who directed him in Uri: The Surgical Strike. While until recently all was well and the project was on cards, things changed suddenly for the project which is now touted to be shelved due to budget issues after already facing a delay due to the…