We believe in letting go of harsh memories of the past and embracing happier times of the present. With the New Year setting in, we have tried to sort your annual dose of romance, action, comedy, and drama. Here are the bollywood movies scheduled for 2021 release. This list is purely based on the announcements made by the Film Biz Analyst Taran Adarsh
1: Tuesdays & Fridays
Release Date: 19 February 2021
Tuesdays & Fridays is a romantic drama film starring Anmol Dhillon, Zoa Morani, and Jhataleka in prominent roles. The film is directed by Taranveer Singh, and produced by the Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Bhushan Kumar.
2: Haathi Mere Saathi
Release Date: 26 March 2021
Haathi Mere Sathi is an upcoming drama film which is directed by Prabhu Solomon. The movie features Rana Daggubati, Vishnu Vishal, Pulkit Samrat, Shriya Pilgonkar and Zoya Hussain. The film is delayed from its initial release date which was 2nd April 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic in India.
3: Satyameva Jayate 2
Release Date: 14 May 2021
Satyameva Jayate 2 is a sequel to the 2018 film Satyameva Jayate. The action film is based on the fight against injustice & misuse of power, the film is directed by Milap Zaveri and produced by T-Series in collaboration with Emmay Entertainment. In movie Johan Abraham will be reprising the role of Virendra Rathod with Divya Kholsa Kumar opposite him as female lead.
Release Date: 13 August 2021
Pushpa is an upcoming Indian Telugu language action thriller film which is written and directed by Sukumar. The film features Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna while Jagapathi Babu, Prakash Raj, Dhananjay Sunil, Harish Uthaman and Vennela Kishore will be seen playing supporting roles. Movie is bankrolled under Mythri Movie Makers in association with Muttamsetty Media with Devi Sri Prasad scoring the music.
5: Sharma ji Namkeen
Release Date: 4 September 2021
Actor Rishi Kapoor’s final film, Sharmaji Namkeen, will be completed with the help of advance visual effects. The film had a few days of shooting remaining when Rishi died at the age of 67. The film features Rishi Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Suhail Nayyar and directed by Hitesh Bhatia
Release Date: 1 October 2021
The movie stars Kangana Ranuat, Arjun Rampal and Divya Dutta. In the film Kangna plays Agent Agni, which she said is ‘India’s first female led action thriller. Written by Chintan Gandhi and Rinish Ravindra, the action-thriller is jointly produced by Sohel Maklai Productions and Asylum Films and co-produced by Qyuki Digital Media. The film also marks screenwriter Ritesh Shah’s first collaboration with Kangana.
Release Date: 13 October 2021
RRR is an upcoming Indian Telugu-language period action drama film written and directed by S. S. Rajamouli. The film is produced by D. V. V. Danayya of DVV Entertainments. It stars N. T. Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan while Alia Bhatt, Olivia Morris, Ajay Devgn, Samuthirakani, Ray Stevenson, and Alison Doody play supporting roles. It is a fictional story about India’s freedom fighters, Alluri Sitarama Raju (Charan) and Komaram Bheem (Rama Rao) who fought against the British Raj and Nizam of Hyderabad respectively.
Release Date: 15 October 2021
Biographical sports film which is based on the golden era of Indian football, starring Ajay Devgun as football Coach Syed Abdul Rahim. Maidaan is directed by Amit Sharma and produced by Zee Studios in collaboration with Bayview Projects LLP.
Release Date: 5 November 2021
Sports drama film Jersey is the journey of a thirty-six-year-old cricketer who stopped his cricket career ten years ago, and now aiming to play for the Indian team. The film features Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur, Pankaj Kapur and other actors. Jersey is directed by Gowtam Tinnanuri and bankrolled by Aman Gill and Dil Raju. The film is the remake of 2019 released Telugu film of the same title.
10: Laal Singh Chaddha
Release Date: 25 December 2021
Laal Singh Chaddha is an upcoming comedy-drama film directed by Advait Chandan with production by Aamir Khan Productions and Viacom18 Studios, An adaptation of the 1994 American film Forrest Gump, which itself based on Winston Groom’s 1986 novel of the same name. The film stars Aamir Khan in the titular role with Kareena Kapoor Khan, Vijay Sethupathi(his Hindi film debut) and Mona Singh.
We hope this list of official theatrical release scheduled for all upcoming films in the year 2021 has helped you in deciding which one of these you’re most excited for.