Most Anticipated Bollywood Movies 2021: Sooryavanshi, 83, Radhe, here are all the Bollywood movies to watch out for in 2021.
Cinema halls across the country were shut in March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. As per estimates, the Bollywood industry suffered losses of more than Rs 15000 crore. While some movies opted for direct digital release, big movies waited for the situation to settle down. 2021 will be a critical year for Bollywood as these big movies will finally see the light of the day. Take a look at the most anticipated Bollywood movies of 2021.
Probably the most awaited Bollywood movie of 2021, Sooryavanshi, created a huge pre-release buzz before its scheduled release on Mar 24, 2020. It is the fourth movie of Rohit Shetty’s cop universe. Starring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif in lead roles, Sooryavanshi has cameos by Ranveer Singh and Ajay Devgn. As per the latest reports, Sooryavanshi will release as soon as cinemas reopen.
Ranveer Singh starrer 83 was scheduled for April 2020 release. It showcases the Indian cricket team’s journey to the 1983 World Cup win. Ranveer Singh plays former Indian skipper Kapil Dev while Deepika Padukone will star as Kapil’s wife Romi Dev. Ranveer starrer is looking for a good release date.
3) Radhe: Your most wanted Bhai
Salman Khan was all set to enthrall his fans on Eid 2020 with his action entertainer titled ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’. No points to guess that the movie failed to make it to big screens thanks to the lockdown. Radhe had a digital release on Zee Cineplex and viewers hate it.
4) Sardaar Udham Singh
Vicky Kaushal plays the role of the revolutionary freedom fighter Udham Singh in a biopic directed by Shoojit Sircar. The movie was slated to release on Oct 2, 2020, but has been pushed to 2021. Expect it to release in the last quarter of 2021.
5) Bell Bottom
Starring Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta, and Huma Qureshi, Bell Bottom is a spy thriller set in the 1980s. Directed by Ranjit Tewari, the movie will arrive in cinemas on July 27, 2021.
After the blockbuster success of Kabir Singh, all eyes will be on Shahid Kapoor as he will be next seen in the sports drama movie Jersey. The movie is a remake of the Telugu movie of the same name. The film will now release on Nov 5, 2021, clashing with Akshay Kumar’s Prithviraj.
7) Atrangi Re
After Raanjhanaa, Anand L Rai and Dhanush are collaborating for a romantic drama. It also stars Akshay Kumar and Sara Ali Khan. Produced by T-Series, Colour Yellow Productions, and Cape of Good Films, the movie will hit the big screens on Aug 6, 2021.
UPDATE… #AkshayKumar, #Dhanush and #SaraAliKhan… #AanandLRai to commence second shooting schedule of #AtrangiRe from Oct 2020 in #Madurai… Music by #ARRahman… Here's a glimpse from the film… pic.twitter.com/Eq2TEFD1Ra
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 27, 2020
Backed by Yash Raj Films, Prithviraj is one of the most expensive Bollywood movies of 2021. The period drama stars Akshay Kumar in the lead role of ruler Prithviraj Chauhan. Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar makes her Bollywood debut. She will play playing Chauhan’s love interest and beloved wife Sanyogita. The movie is scheduled for Nov 5, 2021 release.
Shah Rukh Khan will return to silver screens after a hiatus of three years. His next, tentatively titled Pathan, is an action-thriller. Directed by Siddharth Anand, it also stars John Abraham and Deepika Padukone. The release date is still unknown.
Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy, Nagarjuna, and Dimple Kapadia, Brahmastra has been in the making for a long time now. Ayan Mukerji’s fantasy drama film has been postponed multiple times is expected to release in theatres in 2021.
11) Laal Singh Chaddha
Starring Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor in lead roles, Laal Singh Chaddha is an official Hindi remake of the Tom Hanks cult classic Forrest Gump. It was initially scheduled for Christmas 2021 release but got delayed due to the pandemic. As per the reports coming, Aamir is now eyeing Christmas 2021 release for the movie.
All set for #Christmas2020 release… First look poster of #LaalSinghChaddha… Stars Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan… Inspired by the classic #ForrestGump… Directed by Advait Chandan. pic.twitter.com/fVLwjMbBRL
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 18, 2019
Starring Ajay Devgn and Priyamani, Maidaan will arrive in theatres on October 15, 2021. Directed by Amit Ravindernath Sharma, Maidaan is a biographical sports drama movie starring Devgn in the role of Syed Abdul Rahim, who served as a coach and manager of the Indian football team in the 1950s.
After Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Farhan Akhtar and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra are reuniting again. Farhan plays a boxer in a sports drama that also stars Mrunal Thakur and Paresh Rawal. Earlier scheduled for Sep 2020 release, Toofan will now release directly on Amazon Prime Video on July 16, 2021.
Kangana Ranaut is all set to bring late J Jayalalithaa’s story on the big screen. Directed by A.L Vijay, the biographical drama movie will release in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu once the theatres reopen.
Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Vaani Kapoor, and Sanjay Dutt, the period drama has been delayed multiple times. The movie is set in the 1800s and tells the story of a dacoit tribe fighting against the British. Karan Malhotra, who has previously directed movies like Agneepath and Brothers is helming the project. Shamshera has no official release date yet.
So, these are the most anticipated Bollywood movies of 2021. Hope you liked our list. If you have a suggestion, please drop a comment.