Mumbai, February 8 - One of the most-awaited and biggest films of the year, "Gadar 2" starring Sunny Deol is getting ready to release during Independence Day 2023 week in theaters worldwide. Directed by Anil Sharma, the movie is the sequel to his all-time blockbuster "Gadar: Ek Prem Katha" (2001).
"Gadar 2" is produced by Anil Sharma Productions in association with Zee Studios. The movie is the continuation of the first part but the story takes a 20-year leap. Meanwhile, according to the latest reports, the makers have planned a long promotion campaign for the film.
As per a Pinkvilla report, Sunny Deol along with Ameesha Patel will start promotion of the film on February 12 during the Grand Finale of Salman Khan-hosted "Bigg Boss 16". A short teaser glimpse of "Gadar 2" is also expected to be released during the show.
"Gadar 2 will follow a longer than usual promotional campaign too as the makers are confident in their content and are wishing to position it as an event Hindi film for an Independence Day blast", the report says.
The movie features Sunny Deol as Tara Singh while Ameesha Patel plays Sakeena and Utkarsh Sharma plays their son Jeete. In "Gadar: Ek Prem Katha", Tara Singh went to Pakistan to bring his wife Sakeena and this time, he will go for his son, Jeete. The conflict of Gadar 2 is said to unfold around the 1971 India-Pakistan War.
"Gadar 2" is currently in post-production stage and will be released on August 11, 2023.