Late British actor Alan Rickman's 'Eye in The Sky' to release in India on 18th March


Feb 24, 2016 09:15:20 IST

New Delhi: Late British actor Alan Rickman's final film as an actor, Eye in The Sky, will release in India on 18th March.

Late British actor Alan Rickmans Eye in The Sky to release in India on 18th March

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Rickman, who carved out a niche for himself with his distinctive screen presence and voice, was best known for playing Professor Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series and terrorist Hans Gruber in Die Hard. He died on 14th January, earlier this year at the age of 69.

Directed by Gavin Hood, the film also stars Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Barkhad Abdi among others, read a statement.

Eye in The Sky follows a secret drone mission headed by Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren) who plays a Britain-based military officer set out to stop terrorists in Kenya from conducting further suicide bombing missions. However, things go haywire when a 9-year-old girl enters the kill zone and the officer and her team have to make a tough choice to tackle this sensitive situation.

The film will be released in India by Pictureworks.


Updated Date: Feb 24, 2016 10:13:36 IST