On the occasion of the historic 50th anniversary, YRF (Yash Raj Films) is set to announce numerous projects which are collectively going to worth more than Rs 1000 crore. This day is celebrated on the occasion of legendary Indian cinema Director and Producer “Yash Raj” birthday.
YRF 50th Anniversary
There will be some huge projects in collaboration with superstars like Ajay Devgan, John Abraham, Salmaan Khan, Deepika Padukone, Vicky Kaushal, Manushi Chillar, Hrithik Roshan, and few others.
YRF and Ajay Devgan
Lead: Ajay Devgan and TBD
Director: Shiv Rawail
Budget: INR 100.00 Crore+
Genre: Superhero Action
If this happened then it’s going to be the first time collaboration between Ajay Devgan and Yash Raj Films production house. The movie might release in the year 2021 and we can presume that it going to be a super hit.
As per a report from a source, “It will mark the directorial debut of Shiv Rawail and is a superhero film. Not just that, producer Aditya Chopra has also planned to spin a franchise out of it. The prep over this film is going on since a long time and it is expected to be a big-screen spectacle.” Why has Jacob Blake been shot at least 7 times at Kenosha, Wisconsin?
While mentioning that a trade official was very delighted, “The success of Baahubali series has shown that audiences will come in big numbers for films that have scale, effects, and grandeur. And the success of Avengers has proved that superhero films are in vogue right now and can work big time if handled well.”
He further added, “YRF has already achieved success with action-based franchises like Dhoom and Tiger. They are now taking the next big step by entering into the superhero franchise space. This move will surely pay dividends”
Things between YRF and Ajay Devgan seem to be going in the right direction, an official said, “It’s good that they have let bygones be bygones and have decided to collaborate together. This is how it should be if we want to make bigger, commercial films for our audiences.”
YRF and Salmaan Khan
Name: Tiger 3
Lead: Salman Khan and TBD
Director: Maneesh Sharma
Budget: INR 350.00 Crore
Genre: Action- Thriller
The third installment of the action thriller movie franchise “Tiger” is on paper. The third part will be directed by Maneesh Sharma and Yash Raj Films (YRF) will be going to produce the film. Salmaan Khan is set to reprise his role as Tiger. The first part “Ek Tha Tiger” was released in the year 2012 and it managed to collect more than Rs 200 Crore on Box Office and the second part “Tiger Zinda Hai” was released in the year 2017 and it managed to collect more than Rs 300 Crore on Box Office.
As per some reports, the shooting of the movie will be held in 5 different countries around the world and that’s all the information has been revealed yet. It is not been officially declared who will be the lead actress, in the previous two installments Katrina Kaif has appeared alongside Salmaan Khan.
YRF and Shah Rukh Khan-John Abraham
Lead: Shahrukh Khan, John Abraham and Deepika Padukone Bhavnani (Possibly)
Director: Siddharth Anand
Budget: INR 250.00 Crore
After getting the disastrous response in his last movie “Zero”, which was directed by Aanand L. Rai, Shahrukh Khan hasn’t worked on any project. According to a report, Yash Raj Films (YRF) production house is set to make an announcement of the Shahrukh Khan’s upcoming movie “Pathan”, the movie is named after the character that King Khan is going to portray.
The Director of the movie is Sidharth Anand, it is said that Shahrukh Khan and John Abraham will be playing role against each other, same as like War. But, it’s not going to be entirely the same as the War. Deepika Padukone is also ready to be the part of the movie, she only needs to clear out her schedule in order to avoid any clashes.
A source confirms, “Shah Rukh Khan has not had a great run at the box office, but his stardom is intact and audiences are bound to come in big numbers if he does the correct film. Also, he is secure and has shared screen space with other prominent actors in films like Happy New Year (2014), Om Shanti Om (2007), etc”
He further added in his statement, “John Abraham, meanwhile, is doing very well and he, too, is secure. And with Pathan, he takes the next step of doing big-budget action films. In short, if the script and execution are spot-on, nothing can stop Pathan from becoming one of the biggest hits of recent times,”
YRF and Vicky Kaushal-Manushi Chillar
Lead: Vicky Kaushal and Manushi Chhillar
Budget: INR 50.00 Crore+
Former Miss World Manushi Chillar and young sensational actor Vicky Kaushal are going to share the silver screen for the first time in the comedy-drama movie under the banner of YRF.
A source said, “Manushi has been signed opposite Vicky for the comedy that YRF is producing. She is an outsider but she has already made her mark by winning the Miss World 2017 crown, 17 years after Priyanka Chopra won the award and she got ‘Prithviraj’ on her merit as she prepared hard and delivered a fantastic audition,”
The movie is set to be, “part of YRF’s Project 50 that is aiming to celebrate 50 years of Yash Raj Films. The official announcement of this film and the casting is set to happen on September 27th, when Aditya Chopra unveils the entire slate of the studio”, the source said in the statement.
He further added, “Adi is handpicking the projects that make the cut for YRF Project 50 and he is very bullish on the Vicky-Manushi film. He is confident their pairing is going to work its magic on screen,”
Aditya Chopra will reveal all the necessary details of the YRF 50th anniversary blueprint on September 27.
YRF and Hrithik Roshan
Lead: Hrithik Roshan and TBD
Director: Siddharth P Malhotra
Budget: INR 100.00 Crore+
Genre: True Events Inspired Thriller
In the YRF 50th anniversary project, there is another film in which Hrithik Roshan is going to appear, the movie will be an action thriller based on true events. The movie will be directed by Siddharth P Malhotra. As per the report, Hrithik Roshan has agreed to the personal terms and ready to complete the due paperwork.
Hrithik Roshan is supposed to be portraying the role of a whistleblower and writers of the movie are Vipul Mehta and Sneha Desai. The shooting locations of the movie are all worked out and pre-production is about to start after some due technical works.
The movie is set in the early 1860s era, where complainant Jadunathji Brijratanji Maharaj filed a case of defamation against a journalist Karsandas Mulji because he writes an article in his Gujrati newspaper. We could also see Chunkey Pandey’s son Ahan Pandey alongside Hrithik in this upcoming movie.