Says John Abraham, “The road to Pokhran has been paved. It’s time to embark on a journey to revisit the mission that changed the place of India on the world map & turning the course modern India’s position in the world as a strong Nuclear state.”
Our film “Parmanu – The Story of Pokhran” will take the audience on a journey to showcase the greatest Nuclear espionage the world witnessed in 1998. A mission where the Indian army, scientists, engineers & satellite experts came together to pull off the greatest covert mission of their times & made the country proud & declare itself as a Nuclear state.
“Parmanu – The story of Pokhran”, stars John Abraham & Diana Penty in the main lead along with Boman Irani playing a very pivotal role. The film is being directed by Abhishek Sharma. He has also written the film along with the Saiwyn Quadros & Sanyuktha Chawla Shaikh (Writers of Neerja). Music of this film is helmed by Sachin Jigar & other formidable team of technicians has been put together as well.
Shoot begins on 31st May 2017 & the film is slated to release on 8th December 2017.
Virindrra Arora of KriArj Entertainment says, “For us, along with Zee Studios & Kyta Productions, this is not just a film, It’s a dedication from our side to all our soldiers of our country from all the forces. Also to all the scientists to dedicate their lives for the country. We are just sharing their story with the world and we are very proud of it. It’s a film that every fellow Indian will surely be proud of.”
He further adds,”Our very first film, RUSTOM & now PARMANU, would not have been possible without the support of Anurag Bedi of Zee Music. He has played a very pivotal role in both and we share an excellent relationship with him. He is a thorough professional who has a strong & accurate sense of film-making. He is not only loved within the fraternity but also is respected for the amount of work he has done successfully. We once again start this exciting journey with him.”
Produced by KriArj Entertainment, JA Entertainment, Kyta Productions, Zee Studios.