Directed by: Ranjit M Tewari
Starring: Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Huma Qureshi, Lara Dutta
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Release Date: 02 April 2021
Running Time: –
Get ready to go back to the 80’s and hop onto a roller-coaster spy ride, #BELLBOTTOM. Releasing on 2nd April, 2021.
Bell Bottom is an upcoming 2021 Indian spy-thriller drama film directed by Ranjit M Tewari. The film is written by Aseem Arrora and Parveez Sheikh, with production by Pooja Entertainment and Emmay Entertainment and distributed by Zee Studios. It stars Akshay Kumar as the lead character, with Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta and Huma Qureshi in other prominent roles. Principal photography began on 20 August 2020 after Covid-19.
The film was wrapped up on 30 September 2020 and is scheduled to be released on 2 April 2021.
The film was officially announced in November 2019 with release date of Republic Day 2021. Bell Bottom is based on true events and the story is set during the 1980s about some unforgettable heroes of the era. It is Vaani Kapoor’s first film to be not produced by Yash Raj Films and became the first Bollywood movie to start shooting amid the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 during which shootings were stopped in India. The film’s theatrical premiere was postponed to 2 April 2021 in January 2020. The cast and crew of the film flew to Glasgow, Scotland in the first week of August 2020. The filming eventually kicked off on 20 August 2020. The film was wrapped up on 30th September in London.
The first look poster of the film was released on 4 October 2020 along with a first look teaser which was released on the next day 5 October 2020 which shows a glimpse of the protagonist spy character portrayed by Akshay Kumar.
The film is scheduled to be released on 2 April 2021.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) October 3, 2020