Ajay Devgn is all set to adapt the life of Maratha leader Subedar Taanaji Malusare on the big screen in an upcoming film.
The actor surprised his fans by unveiling the first look of his upcoming film. He took to Twitter to release the first poster.
He captioned the post, “He fought for his People, his Soil & his King Chhatrapati Shivaji. The unsung warrior of glorious Indian history, Subedar Taanaji Malusare.”
He fought for his People, his Soil & his King Chhatrapati Shivaji. The unsung warrior of glorious Indian history, Subedar Taanaji Malusare. pic.twitter.com/3qTWvKdbol
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) July 19, 2017
Subedar Taanaji Malusare is a man who fought alongside Chatrapati Shivaji. He was the military leader in the army of Shivaji, and also one of his closest friends who was from Malusare clan. He is most popularly known for the Battle of Sinhagad in 1670, which was fought against Jai Singh I, who then happened to be a Mughal army chief. Subedar lost his life during the battle at the Fort of Sinhagad, which was initially called Fort of Kondana.
Ajay Devgn will play the role of a warrior Subedar Taanaji Malusare. The movie will be a historical drama and will release in 2019. It will be directed by Om Raut. It will be produced by Ajay Devgn and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures.
At the moment, the actor is gearing up for the release of his film ‘Baadshaho’ directed by Milan Luthria. The film is based on the Emergency in 1975 and also stars Emraan Hashmi, Vidyut Jamwal, Sanjay Mishra, Esha Gupta and Ileana D’Cruz. The multi-starrer is slated to release on September 1.