Diva Saiee Manjrekar starrer ‘Major’ based on the heroics of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, has been postponed due to second wave. The film was scheduled for 2nd July release but it’s been postponed indefinitely.
Due to corona induced lockdown and second wave wreaking havoc, the makers of Major film has decided to postpone the film, wait for better times.
Actor Saiee took to her social media profile and dropped a poster and press-release confirming the news. She wrote, “Let’s celebrate a MAJOR pride of our country when times get better in THEATRES. Stay safe & stay home. #MajorTheFilm @AdiviSesh @sobhitaD @sonypicsfilmsin @sonypicsindia @GMBents @urstrulyMahesh @AplusSMovies @SashiTikka @vivekkrishnani @MajorTheFilm”.
In a statement, the makers of ‘Major’ officially shared, “We are living in unprecedented times and we hope you all are following all the safety protocols and staying safe. Our film Major, which was originally scheduled for a worldwide theatrical release on 2nd July, is now postponed to a later date. We will announce the new release date once things are back to normal. Times are tough but so are we. – Team Major”.
The teaser of Major’ was released recently, which traced the different dimensions of Sandeep Unnikrishnan’s life, from his childhood to teenage and his glorious years in the army.
Directed by Sashi Kiran Tikka, the film also stars Adivi Sesh and Sobhita Dhulipala in a leading role.