One of the most talked about films of 2019 – the biopic on PM Narendra Modi received a stay just before a day before its worldwide release. Owing to this, the makers suffered from huge losses.
According to the EC notice the film and its promotions can’t be done till the last day of the Lok Sabha Elections – May 19. Keeping the EC’s order in mind the makers have now decided to release the film on May 24, 2019 – post the Lok Sabha Election 2019 results.
Producer Sandip Ssingh said,
“As a responsible citizen, we respect the law of the country. After a lot of discussions and keeping the curiosity and excitement about the film in mind we have decided to release the film immediately after the Lok Sabha Election results. We are now releasing our film on 24th May 2019. This is the first time a film will be promoted for only four days. I hope now nobody has any problem with the film and we are hoping for the smooth release this time.”
Omung Kumar, director of the film, says,
“For us, the film PM Narendra Modi is a piece of art, we have put a lot of hard work into making the story come alive and we are grateful that the film will finally be available to audiences. The team is elated that their work will see the light of day and we hope everyone enjoys it.”
The film stars Vivek Anand Oberoi in and as PM Narendra Modi. Boman Irani, Manoj Joshi, Prashant Narayanan, Zarina Wahab, Barkha Sengupta, Anjan Shrivastav, Yatin Karyekar, Ramakant Dayma, Akshat R Saluja, Jimesh Patel and Darshan Kumaar will also be seen in pivotal roles. It is directed by Omung Kumar.
Produced by Sandip Ssingh, Suresh Oberoi and Anand Pandit, PM Narendra the film will traverse the journey of Narendra Modi from his humble beginnings to becoming the Prime Minister of India. The makers unveiled the first look and poster of the film in January in 23 languages, made a splash on the internet. The film will also release in Tamil and Telugu.
Producer, Creative Director and story by Sandip Ssingh. Produced by Suresh Oberoi and Anand Pandit, this Omung Kumar directorial will now hit theaters on May 24, 2019.