The release date of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s upcoming film based on Sarbjit Singh has been announced. The film has been directed by Omung Kumar, who last directed Priyanka Chopra in Mary Kom.
The film titled ‘Sarbjit’ will release in theatres on May 20 2016, which is the same week during which ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ released in theatres this year.
Aishwarya plays the role of Sarbjit’s sister Dalbir Kaur. The character of Sarbjit, who died in Pakistan after being jailed for several years, will be played by Randeep Hooda.
‘Sarbjit’ will go on floors in October this year.