Amitabh will be starring in Sairat filmmaker Nagraj Manjule's Bollywood debut film Jhund. The makers recently announced the release date of the film.
Jhund is being co-produced by Bhushan Kumar, Nagraj, Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath and Savita Raj Hiremath.
Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to announce the news and he wrote, ‘’Release date finalised... #Jhund, starring Amitabh Bachchan and directed by #Sairat director Nagraj Manjule, to release on 20 Sept 2019... Produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath, Savita Raj Hiremath and Nagraj Manjule.’’
Amitabh announcing the wrap of Jhund earlier in January wrote, "As you end one and get set to leave .. the emotions and withdrawal symptoms begin to reflect .. thank you JHUND."
Apart from Jhund, Amitabh is also working in Taapsee Pannu starrer Badla which is a Sujoy Ghosh’s crime thriller.