Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan next going to be seen in his much-hyped comedy-drama Laal Singh Chaddha, helmed by Secret Superstar (2017) director Advait Chandan. It is a remake of the 1994 American comedy-drama Forrest Grump.
The shooting of it was recently completed in Sept 2021, after the patchwork shoot of Aamir and Kareena Kapoor Khan. It is Aamir’s third movie with Kareena after 3 Idiots (2009), and Talaash: The Answer Lies Within (2012).
Laal Singh Chaddha Release Date
Earlier the Release Date of the film was announced on Dec 2020 coinciding with Christmas but owing to on & off shooting events because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
It was postponed to Christmas 2021, and again On Sept 2021 and on 11 February 2022, by some media reports due to time-consuming post-production work makers again postponed the release date of LSC by 2-3 months.
Now Aamir Khan’s comeback film after the disaster Thugs of Hindostan, Laal Singh Chaddha was to release on April 14, 2022 but delayed again, they will come during Independence Day, Adipurush shifted because of this.
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Laal Singh Chaddha Story
Reportedly Laal Singh Chaddha tells the chronicles of India’s past through the main lead perspective, if rumors are to be believed then it will tell the story of 1968 India to 2018, and there are a lot of significant events that have occurred in India during this period will also going to be featured like 83′ world cup, emergency, Ayodhya Rath Yatra, Bhindrawale episode, ’92 Harshad Mehta Scam, Kargil War 1999, etc. By the looks of the story, this movie has the potential to gross big at the box office.
Laal Singh Chaddha Star Cast
It features Aamir Khan in the main lead as Laal Singh Chaddha, Kareena will be doing his girlfriend’s role as Manila Chaddha, South Superstar Naga Chaitanya will be debuting in his first Hindi cinema project through this film playing Bubba, Mona Singh is Laal’s (Aamir) mother as Laaliji.
Many Bollywood biggies are doing the cameo appearance like Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Karishma Kapoor & Kajol.
Here makers unveiled the first song from the film, Kahani, makers described the magical feel-good track as the soul of ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’. It is sung by Mohan Kannan, penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya and the music is given by Pritam, the song is well received by the listeners.
Casting & Production
Initially, for Bubba’s character another south superstar, Vijay Sethupathi was signed but due to his date issues, he left, then makers cast Naga in the bubba’s role. The Production was started on Oct 2019 with Muhurat shot and concluded on 16 Sept 2021.
The shooting took place in many parts of India like Chandigarh, Punjab, Kerala, Kolkata, Jaisalmer, Goa, Noida, Mumbai, Himachal Pradesh, Ladakh, etc. A minor but significant part of the shoot took place in Turkey.
All about the Film
Laal Singh Chaddha is produced by Aamir Khan, his ex-wife Kiran Rao, Ajit Andhare, and Radhika Chaudhari. It is made under the banner of Aamir’s home production Aamir Khan Productions with the collaboration of Viacom 18 Pictures. Paramount Pictures company has been chosen for the distribution of the movie.
On the Technical Front: It is Edited and Cinematographed by Manik Dawar and Setu respectively, Music is given by the known music composer of Bollywood Pritam.