Ahead of the trailer launch, CBFC objects to 3 scenes and 2 dialogues in Bal Thackeray biopic


Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Bal Thackera’s biopic is one of the much awaited film. Today, the trailer of the film will be released. But, hours before the launch of it’s trailer, CBFC has raised objection to three scenes and two dialogues in the film.

Bal Thackeray biopic

Of the three cuts suggested by the CBFC, the first is a reference to Babri Masjid, while the second is a dialogue pertaining to the agitation against South Indians. The third dialogue also contains certain words deemed objectionable by the CBFC.

Bal Thackeray biopic

“Yes, they have raised objections on some dialogues and scenes, four dialogues and two scenes to be precise. We are legally dealing the matter with CBFC and we hope the matter will be sorted out soon,” said Shiv Sena Parliamentarian and producer of the film Sanjay Raut.

The trailer launch of the film will take place on later today in Mumbai with the film’s cast along with the presence of Thackeray’s son and present Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray, his family and other leaders of the party.

The film is reportedly a biopic on Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray. Nawazuddin Siddiqui will essay the role of Bal Thackeray in the film. Amrita Rao will play his wife, Meena Tai Thackeray.

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The biopic has been produced by Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut, under the banner ‘Raut’ers Entertainment’. It has also surfaced that the biopic on Balasaheb is directed by MNS leader Abhijeet Panse.

The film is slated to release on January 23, 2019.