Filmmaker Anand L Rai is set to release his upcoming directorial Atrangi Ray on 6 August alongside Akshay Kumar, Sara Ali Khan and South star Dhanush.
The film went on the floors last March before the shooting of the coronovirus pandemic stopped. AtrangiGi’s team resumed filming in Madurai last October followed by a program in Delhi.
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“With theaters up and running, Atranji is set for a release this year. The makers of the film said in a statement, AR Rahman Music will hit the screens on August 6, 2021.
The film, which reunites with Dhanush and Rai after the 2013 critical hit Raanjhanaa, will feature Kumar in a “special role”.
Atrangi will be the third release of Ray Kumar’s 2021.
The 53-year-old actor will also appear in the spy thriller Belbottom, which is scheduled to release on May 28, and Prithviraj of Yash Raj Films, which will hit theaters this Diwali.
Atrangi Ray is penned by Rai’s longtime collaborator Himanshu Sharma with lyrics penned by Irshad Kamil.
The project is a joint production of Color Yellow Productions, T-Series and Kumar’s Cape of Good Films.