Biopic on Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan to hit screens in 2021
The bilingual movie on the life of Keralite Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan will have a worldwide release in 2021. Tollywood star Adivi Sesh is playing the role of Sandeep in the movie titled ‘Major’.
On November 26, which marks the anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, the makers of the movie shared a video of Adivi Sesh, in which he narrated his preparations to play the role of the late army officer.
“Since everyone has been asking about the photo, here goes :) #MajorTheFilm is not a story that talks about how he died, it’ s a story about how he lived #MajorBeginnings,” tweeted Adivi as sharing a pic of his look test.
He also shared his feelings about the movie and paid tributes to Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan in the video.
“My highest compliment was when Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan’s mother told me I look like her son from afar,” said Adivi in the video.
Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was martyred in action during the terrorist attack 2008 in Mumbai.
‘Major’ will essay the life of the soldier as an emotional tribute to his sacrifice for the country.
Sashi Kiran Tikka will direct the movie which will be released in Hindi and Telugu. Sobhita Dhulipala, Prakash Raj and Revathy are playing pivotal roles in the movie.