Kangana Ranaut's Thalaivi postponed after surge in coronavirus cases; trilingual film not to release on 23 April
In a statement posted on Twitter, production house Zee Studios said the team has decided to push the release as people's safety is their priority.
Film productions are amping up safety measures, including regular RT-PCR and a limited crew, to control the spread of COVID-19 as they cannot afford to suspend filming activities.
Sooryavanshi release postponed; plans for Akshay Kumar-Rohit Shetty film impacted by COVID wave in Maharashtra
Sooryavanshi is the fourth film in Shetty's cop universe after Ajay Devgn-starrer Singham, Singham Returns and Simmba, starring Ranveer Singh.
With a barrage of upcoming big-ticket releases, Bollywood's attempt at reviving theatrical business is evident
Decoding what the bunch of theatrical releases for mainstream Bollywood films means for the future of an enthusiastic film industry that is only too keen to get back on its feet.
Roohi, which released on 11 March, had opened to Rs 3.06 crore on its first day despite rising cases of COVID-19 in Maharashtra.
The release date of Rohit Shetty's Sooryavanshi (30 April) was announced on the director's birthday today.
Akshay Kumar's Bellbottom was scheduled to see a release in April this year but was later postponed due to lockdown restrictions
Post lockdown, the Centre had allowed reopening of theatres and multiplexes in several regions, including Delhi, parts of Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat on 15 October, 2020 with 50 per cent occupancy, functioning with stringent dos and don'ts, keeping in view the new normal.
83, Master, No Time to Die, Tandav, Thalaivi, WandaVision: Noteworthy film and streaming releases in 2021
With theaters beginning to reopen, moviegoers can expect a slew of big-ticket films in theatres this year.
Production slowdown, hybrid releases, PR crises: How mainstream Bollywood coped with 'the year from hell'
Trade analysts put the overall loss to the Hindi movie business anywhere between Rs 5000 crores and Rs 9000 crores depending on who one speaks to, but in all of this it’s important to remember those who have been the hardest hit – the daily wage workers, junior artists, and the single screen owners.
Kabir Khan's 83 release postponed to 2021 first quarter; Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari likely to hit theatres on 13 November
Ranveer Singh's sports drama 83, earlier slated for a Christmas release, will hit theatres in the same window as Sooryavanshi, producers confirm.
Bollywood strikes back: With theatres reopening, Hindi film industry needs its audience more than ever before
Top Bollywood producers have united to sue Republic TV and Times Now for 'defamatory' coverage. With theatres reopening after seven months of shutdown, it is imperative that Bollywood clean its name.
Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi eyeing January to March 2021 release; no change in Ranveer Singh's 83 Christmas opening
Sooryavanshi producer says releasing the film in Diwali, after the Centre approved reopening of cinema halls from 15 October, was not possible, since it cannot be released "with less than one month of promotion"
As theatres prepare to reopen from 15 October, industry insiders say screening of fresh content unlikely
Given the extreme caution around the coronavirus pandemic, there is unlikely to be any new films releasing, say industry insiders.
Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi won't hit theatres on Diwali; makers yet to decide 'realistic' release date
Reliance Entertainment, the makers of Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi said they aren't sure whether the release date of Ranveer Singh's 83, slated for Christmas, will also be shifted.
Akshay Kumar, who made his debut with Saugandh in 1991, has multiple upcoming projects.
Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi, Ranveer Singh's 83 to release in theatres on Diwali, Christmas respectively
A Reliance Entertainment spokesperson said the company hopes situation would revert to normal by the festival season
Akshay Kumar is glad Laxmmi Bomb is getting a digital release on Disney+Hotstar, but says he's 'sad for theatres'
Disney+Hotstar on 29 June announced its slate of seven films, which will have a direct-to-digital release this year, including Laxmmi Bomb.
Angrezi Medium premieres on Disney+ Hotstar during Coronavirus lockdown; will other delayed films also go digital?
Coronavirus outbreak forced films like Angrezi Medium out of theatres immediately upon release, which prompted the makers to strike a deal with Disney+ Hotstar.