Bollywood actor John Abraham, whose last release Satyameva Jayate performed well at the box office unveiled the first look of his next film Batla House. The flick will hit the screens on 2019 Independence Day locking horns with Brahmastra and Made In China.
Batla House is based on a real incident of a shootout that took place in 2008 in Delhi. John posted the film’s poster on Twitter and wrote: “Every story has two points of view. One wrong. The other right. But what if the lines are blurred? Very very blurred!”
Known for doing patriotic movies like Madras Cafe and Parmanu – The Story Of Pokhran and his latest release Satyameva Jayate, John will once again be seen donning the patriotism on his sleeve in Batla House by essaying police officer Sanjay Kumar Yadav who led the Batla House encounter.
In the poster, John can be seen in a policeman’s avatar and he is surrounded with several news headlines of the encounter. Helmed by director Nikkhil Advani, the film is written by Ritesh Shah. While announcing the release date, Advani tweeted: “Have waited for a long time for this story to be told. Unveiling an explosive account of one of the most controversial events to have rocked modern India.”Satyameva Jayate directed by Milan Milap Zaveri also had Manoj Bajpayee