The Yash Raj banner is all set to explore new territories. Bollywood’d one of the most reputed banner have never released a film in Bengali, is all set to break this trend with the upcoming ilmg ‘Gunday’ starring Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra.
Interestingly, both, the Hindi and Bengali version of the movie will be releasing on the same day i.e, Valentine’s Day on 14th of February 2014. The movie was shot extensively in West Bengal, especially in Kolkata, the film’s backdrop essentially lends itself to releasing the film in Bengali.
A spokesperson of Gunday says, “The film is set during Calcutta’s most turbulent times of the 70’s and this is at the soul of the film with the characters seeped in the culture of that time. Consequently, the plans for releasing the film also in Bengali was finalised at the pre-production stage.”
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and produced by Aditya Chopra, ‘Gunday’ is indeed one of the big releases of next year!