Panipat trailer has been released and it features Sanjay Dutt, Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon in lead roles. The movie is set in 1761 when the Maratha Empire had reached its apex and their grip on Hindostan reigned with no one to challenge them until an invader set his eyes on throne of Hindostan. That is when Sadashiv Rao (Arjun Kapoor), the Commander-in-Chief of the Maratha army led a northern expedition in order to fight off the invading forces of Ahmad Shah Abdali (Sanjay Dutt), King of Afghanistan. The war entails the events that led to the third battle of Panipat.
The film is directed by Ashutosh Gowariker and also stars Padmini Kolhapure, Mohnish Bahl, Kunal Kapoor and Ravindra Mahajani. The film’s director, Ashutosh Gowariker shared a poster of the film captioned, “Biggest Battles Have Greatest Stories!” The film is set to release on December 6, 2019.
Biggest Battles Have Greatest Stories!#PanipatTrailer out at 12 PM.@duttsanjay @arjunk26 @kritisanon #SunitaGowariker @RohitShelatkar @Shibasishsarkar @agppl @visionworldfilm @RelianceEnt @ZeeMusicCompany pic.twitter.com/mNDs3CQ5SS
— Ashutosh Gowariker (@AshGowariker) November 5, 2019