After Thackeray, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut to make biopic on George Fernandes

After Thackeray, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut to make biopic on George Fernandes

Fresh from the success of Thackeray (2019), senior Shiv Sena leader and MP Sanjay Raut now plans to make a biopic on veteran trade union leader and politician George Fernandes who passed away in New Delhi on Tuesday (29 January). Despite their strong ideological differences, the Sena founder-patriarch Bal Thackeray and Fernandes enjoyed a great…

Shoojit Sircar denies that he will direct Thackeray sequel

Shoojit Sircar denies that he will direct Thackeray sequel

Thackeray (2019) producer Sanjay Raut confirmed recently in an interview that a sequel of the biopic of the late Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray is on the anvil. “Balasaheb’s legacy cannot be contained in a span of two hours. Hence, before the film is out, the sequel is already in place,” he told the Bombay Times entertainment…

‘Stop selling hate.’ Actor Siddharth calls out the hate speech in Thackeray trailer

‘Stop selling hate.’ Actor Siddharth calls out the hate speech in Thackeray trailer

The trailer for Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s turn as Bal Thackeray has received mixed response. While several have praised Siddiqui’s transformation, many others have raised questions on the propaganda style of the film’s narrative. Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth tweeted his own view on the hate speech present in the trailer against South Indians. The actor tweeted: “Nawazuddin…

Won’t let any other film release with Thackeray, says secretary of Shiv Sena Chitrapat Shakha

Won’t let any other film release with Thackeray, says secretary of Shiv Sena Chitrapat Shakha

Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray’s biopic, Thackeray, is all set to release in theatres on 25 January 2019. The film will be clashing with Kangana Ranaut-starrer, Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi and Emraan Hashmi led Cheat India.  Now, Bala Lokare, general secretary of Shiv Sena’s film wing called Shiv Sena Chitrapat Shakha, has threatened dire…