Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Samrat Prithviraj’ is all set to be released on the 03rd of June across the globe. Meanwhile, Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday watched the film and has praised the film.
A special screening was held for the Home Minister and his family in New Delhi on Wednesday. While talking about the film, ‘as a student of history, I not only enjoyed watching this film depicting India’s cultural heritage but also understood its importance for Indians’ said Amit Shah.
The Home Minister also said he watched a film after 13 years in a theater with his family. ‘It was a special day for our family as we sat in the last row of the theater with the cast and crew of the film’ said the Home Minister.
‘Samrat Prithviraj’ is based on ‘Prithviraj Raso’ a Braj Bhasha epic poem about the life of Prithviraj Chauhan. The film stars Akshay Kumar as Prithviraj Chauhan and Manushi Chhillar as his wife Sanyogita. The film marks the debut of Manushi Chhillar to Bollywood. The film also stars Sanjay Dutt, Sonu Sood, Ashuthosh Rana, Manav Vij and others in prominent roles. The film will be simultaneously releasing in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
The film is scripted and directed by Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi of ‘Chanakya’ fame. ‘Prithviraj’s is being produced by Aditya Chopra under YRF, while Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy has composed the music for the film.