Punjabi sensation Diljit Dosanjh unveiled another poster of his upcoming Hindi film, Soorma and confirms the release date of the film on social media.
The ‘Udta Punjab’ actor shared a new poster of the movie on his official Twitter handle and tweeted, “NEXT HINDI FILM #Soorma Releasing Worldwide #13thJuly @sonypicsprodns @SnehaRajani #ShaadAliSir @taapsee @Imangadbedi @flickersingh @IChitrangda @Shankar_Live”
Directed by Shaad Ali, the movie also stars Taapsee Pannu, Chitrangda Singh, Angad Bedi and is an Indian biographical film based on the life of hockey player Sandeep Singh.
Sandeep Singh is an ace hockey player and an ex-captain of the Indian National Team. While the film isn’t a biopic, it explores an important chapter of Sandeep’s life which would be portrayed. Apparently, the film will be a love story of two hockey players and their relationship.
Soorma tells the story of the international hockey player Sandeep Singh, played by Diljit Dosanjh, who was paralyzed and used a wheelchair for two years after an accidental gunshot injured him in 2006.
The film’s tagline is “The Greatest Comeback Story of the Hockey Legend Sandeep Singh”. Fighting against all odds, Sandeep got back on his feet and made a comeback to international hockey in 2008. India won the 2009 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup under his captaincy and went on to qualify for the 2012 Olympics.
The film is scheduled to release on 13 July 2018.