Shershaah is a 2021 Hindi language war biopic. It is the Bollywood directorial debut of South filmmaker Vishnuvardhan and is written by Sandeep Shrivastava. The movie was released on 12 August 2021 on Amazon Prime Video.
Shershaah is based on the true story of Captain Vikram Batra, a Param Vir Chakra awardee whose bravery helped India win the Kargil War in 1999.
This movie follows Vikram Batra’s life, from his first military posting to his death in the Kargil War.
Dharma Productions and Kaash Entertainment produced this movie, with co-producers Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Karan Johar, Shabbir Boxwala, Ajay Shah, and Himanshu Gandhi.
In an interview, Siddharth Malhotra revealed that about five years ago Vishal Batra, Vikram Batra’s twin brother approached him to play Vikram’s role. Then after a few years, Sid himself approached Dharma productions with the story.
In the film, Vishal Batra narrates the story of his brother Vikram Batra.
In April 2019, Malhotra initiated military film training. The title “Mera Dil Maange More” was speculated but later was changed to “Shershaah”
The music of the movie was written by Manoj Muntashir, Rashmi Virag, Anvita Dutt, Joan, and Tanishk Bagchi and composed by Tanishk Bagchi, B Praak, Jasleen Royal, Javed-Mohsin, and Vikram Montrose.
Shershaah Movie Star Cast :
- Sidharth Malhotra as Captain Vikram Batra and his identical twin, Vishal Batra
- Kiara Advani as Dimple Cheema, Vikram Batra’s girlfriend.
- Shiv Panditt as Lieutenant Sanjeev Jamwal, Vikram Batra’s friend.
- Nikitin Dheer as Major Ajay Singh Jasrotia, Batra’s seinor
- Anil Charanjeett as Naib Subedar Bansi Lal, Batra’s friend
- Shataf Figar as Lieutenant Colonel Yogesh Kumar Joshi
- Abhiroy Singh as Major Subrata Mukherjee
- Sahil Vaid as Amit Sood, Batra’s best friend
- Raj Arjun as Subedar Raghunath Singh
- Pranay Singh Pachauri as Rifleman Yashpal
- Atul Verma as Rifleman Meher Singh
- Pawan Chopra as G.L. Batra, Batra’s father
- Mir Sarwar as Haider
- Bijay Anand as Mr. Cheema, Dimple’s Father
- Himmanshoo A. Malhotra as Major Rajeev Kapoor
- Rakesh Dubey as Major Vijay Bhaskar
- Ankur Sharma as Major Vikas Vohra
- Jaykartik as Lieutenant Naveen Nagappa
Shershaah Movie Trailer :
It belongs to Amazon Prime Video India