PM Narendra Modi biopic to re-release on October 15
Vivek Oberoi-starrer PM Narendra Modi, a biopic on the prime minister of India, will be re-releasing in theatres once cinema halls open on October 15. It will become the first film to hit the theatres once the COVID-19-induced restrictions on cinema halls and multiplexes are lifted. Film critic and movie trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed the news of its re-release on social media today. Taking to Twitter, he shared a poster of the film PM Narendra Modi featuring Oberoi, bearing an uncanny resemblance to PM Modi. He wrote, “"IN CINEMAS NEXT WEEK... #PMNarendraModi starring #VivekAnandOberoi in title role - will re-release in *cinemas* next week... OFFICIAL poster announcing the theatrical release (sic).” The poster read, "The first movie to release in theatres post lockdown, #BeginAgain."
IN CINEMAS NEXT WEEK... #PMNarendraModi - starring #VivekAnandOberoi in title role - will re-release in *cinemas* next week... OFFICIAL poster announcing the theatrical release... pic.twitter.com/NfGRJoQVFS— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) October 10, 2020
Directed by Omung Kumar, the film PM Narendra Modi was first released on May 24 last year. On the opening day, the film earned Rs 2.88 crore. Vivek Oberoi plays the titular role of PM Modi, essaying nine different looks. The movie traces PM Modi's journey from poverty, and selling tea on a railway station to becoming the leader of the world’s largest democracy. The movie also stars Boman Irani, Manoj Joshi, Prashant Narayanan, Barkha Bisht, Rajendra Gupta and Zarina Wahab.