- Major is based on the heroics of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack martyr Sandeep Unnikrishnan
- Major, starring Adivi Sesh, will arrive in theatres worldwide on June 3
Actor Adivi Sesh on Monday announced that his upcoming film 'Major', a biopic on 2008 Mumbai terror attack martyr Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, will have 'exclusive previews' across the country before its theatrical release on June 3. The multilingual biographical drama will be released in Telugu, Hindi and Malayalam. In a note on Twitter, Sesh announced the collaboration with the online ticketing platform BookMyShow for these preview screenings and said Major Unnikrishnan's story is "something that needs to be watched by every Indian".
"Major" will be screened across nine cities, including Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kochi, Bengaluru, and Jaipur. Adivi Sesh unfazed by box office clash between 'Major' & Akshay Kumar starrer 'Prithviraj'
"As we commenced our promotions, I realised that no matter what I said in an interview. I need to make you feel what we feel about Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan. So for the first time ever in India, a big film has teamed up with BookMyShow to show the film to audiences across the country. 'Major' will be shown in exclusive previews in various cities before the official release on June 3rd. We have nothing to hide, and everybody to love. See you in your city soon," the 37-year-old actor wrote.
Audience members can visit the BookMyShow app to find their city in the screening list and register for the preview.
About Adivi Sesh starrer 'Major'
The film traces the inspirational journey of the army officer and his bravery and sacrifice in the 26/11. 'Major' is directed by Sashi Kiran Tikka, who also helmed Sesh's 2018 hit action spy thriller "Goodachari". Mahesh Babu roped in Salman Khan and Prithviraj Sukumaran for 'Major' trailer launch for THIS reason
Produced by Sony Pictures International Productions in association with Mahesh Babu's GMB Entertainment and A+S Movies, Major also stars Sobhita Dhulipala, Saiee Manjrekar, Revathi, Prakash Raj, Anish Kuruvilla and Murali Sharma.
(With PTI inputs)