Actor John John Abraham announced on Sunday that his upcoming action film Attack will hit theaters on August 13. The film also stars Jacqueline Fernandez and Rakulpreet Singh in pivotal roles.
Written and directed by debutant Lakshya Raj Anand, Raid is a race-to-time story of rescue by a ‘Halla’ team led by John, played by John. The film is said to be inspired by true events, which go against the hostage crisis in a country.
Encouraged that the film combines action with a purpose, John said that it is his favorite genre and bringing it to the screen two days before Independence Day makes it even more special for him.
“Attack” – a taut, action entertainer with a strong story … a genre I love! In theaters, this Independence Day..please date – August 13, 2021 @PenMovies @JohnBarHarment @Ajantilalagada @ Ajay01 @Laxaxrajdan @Mograyogendra @minnakshidas @Sanyuktha
– John Abraham (@TheJohnAbraham) February 21, 2021
“Attack is a slap, action entertainer with a strong storyline … a genre that I love! At JA Entertainment, it’s our endeavor to push the envelope and produce films that give our entertainers an audience.” Be something different to entertain to show. The release of the film in theaters this Independence Week adds to my excitement, “he said.
John will also perform a co-production attack under his banner JA Entertainment. It will mark the second collaboration of John and Jacqueline after the 2016 action-comedy Dishoom.
Attack becomes John Abraham’s second film announced to be released after Satyamev Jayate 2, in which he will also appear in an action avatar. Also starring Divya Khosla Kumar, the film hits the big screen on 12 May.
The attack will face Telugu star Allu Arjun’s much-awaited action drama Pushpa at the box office.