The first look John Abraham-starrer “Parmanu – The Story Of Pokhran” is out. The film is based on the series of underground nuclear tests carried out by the Indian government in Pokhran, Rajasthan in 1998.
John Abraham took to Twitter to share the first look of the film with the caption, “So happy to bring you the first look of my biggest test ever. #ParmanuFirstLook @johnabrahament @kriarj @ParmanuTheMovie.”
— John Abraham (@TheJohnAbraham) June 22, 2017
The poster features an outline of John’s face against a map of the nuclear test site.
The film will be directed by Abhishek Sharma, and the script has been co-written by Saiwin Kadros and Sanyukta Chawla Sheikh.
As per reports, “Parmanu – The Story Of Pokhran” is not being shot in Pokhran but in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The crew will shoot at Pokhran too. The reports also state that the film will be shot at the Pokhran Fort, the other important locations where the film will be shot include RTDC Midway, Aada Bazaar, Gandhi Chowk Main Market and Gomat railway station.
The film that also stars Diana Penty and Boman Irani in pivotal roles is well into its shooting schedule with the team filming in Delhi and Mumbai.
John had earlier said in a statement, “It’s time to embark on a journey to revisit the mission that changed the place of India on the world map and turning the course of modern India’s position in the world as a strong nuclear state.”
The film “Parmanu – The Story Of Pokhran” directed by Abhishek Sharma is slated to release on December 8.