Bollywood’s budding actor Ishan Khattar will be seen on the big screen next year with his biographical war movie Pippa. He was last seen in Maqbool Khan’s masala film Khaali Peeli, where he co-starred with Ananya Panday.
Next, the actor will star in Pippa, which is being funded by Siddharth and Ronnie Screwvala under the banner RSVP Movies.
Pippa Movie Star Cast
- Ishan Khattar plays the role of Brigadier Balram Sing Mehta, a 1971 war hero.
- Mrunal Thakur, a Batla House star, is Mehta’s younger sister.
- Priyanshu Painyuli plays the role of the elder brother.
- Soni Razdan portrays the mother of their children.
This war film is about India’s victory against Pakistan in 1971, which resulted in the establishment of liberated Bangladesh. It was a historic victory when the 93000 Pakistani soldiers under the command of the former Maj. Gen. of Pakistan army Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi surrendered before the joint forces of the Indian Army and Bangladesh’s Mukti Bashini.
Pippa’s story revolves around Brigadier Balram Sing Mehta, a 1971 war veteran. He was the brigadier for the 45th Cavalry Tank Squadron and fought in the Tank Battle of Garibpur. After that they entered enemy territory and put Bangladesh on top of the world.
Pippa Movie Release Date
India won the war against Pakistan on 16 December 1971 after 13 days of fighting. India celebrates this victory as Vijay Diwas, while Bangladesh is called ‘Bijoy Diwas.
Pippa, the filmmakers of Vijay Diwas’ 50th anniversary, announced the film’s release date. It will be available on the 9th of December 2022.
Ishan also posted on Instagram, “On Vijay Diwas’ 50th Anniversary, “We Salute the Bravery of the Indian Soldiers Who Fought to Liberate Bangladesh” and he announced that the film will be released next year, 9 December. The posters show Ishaan Khan Khatter looking stunning.