After spectacular performances in Shershaah last year Sidharth Malhotra is heading towards another army man role in his upcoming film “Yodha”. Yodha refers to the warrior. The actor will be playing a soldier who fights terrorists who have hijacked an aircraft. While the first look was unveiled last year by Karan Johar, today the actor begins a new schedule in Manali.
Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Raashii Khanna on Sunday said they have reached Manali to shoot for their forthcoming film Yodha here.
Malhotra shared the update with fans and followers on his Instagram Story while Khanna, who was last seen in the Tamil hit Thiruchitrambalam, also shared a video clip on her social media.
“Touchdown #manali #yodha,” she wrote.
Yodha is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Sagar Ambre and Pushkar Ojha and produced by Karan Johar under the banner of Dharma Productions And also by Shashank Khaitan via newly minted banner Mentor Disciple Films. The film stars Sidharth Malhotra, Disha Patani and Raashii Khanna. The film is scheduled to be released on 11 November 2022 to be distributed by Pen India Limited.
According to IMDb, “The movie will be based on an Aeroplane hijack where a soldier helps the passenger and fight against the terrorist. But the damage to the flight engine made it very tough to survive the situation.”
As per a daily, “this will be Dharma Productions’ first offering in aerial action space. The action thriller sees Sidharth Malhotra in an action avatar and it is reportedly based on a true incident from the ’90s. The film will reportedly arrive in 2023 in theatres following the delay due to the pandemic.”
Last year, Karan Johar showcased the first look of Yodha, featuring Sidharth in an intense avatar. “After conquering the peaks, I am proud to present Sidharth Malhotra back with power in the first of the action franchise by Dharma Productions – #Yodha. Directed by the dynamic duo – Sagar Ambre and Pushkar Ojha. ,” Karan wrote.
In the past, Sidharth and Karan have collaborated on multiple films, including Malhotra’s debut Student of the Year, Hasee Toh Phasee, Kapoor and Sons and Shershaah.