‘Sarbjit’ release date preponed

Friday, Jan 15, 2016,15:48 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Mumbai | Aishwarya Rai Bachchan-Randeep Hooda starrer Sarbjit will hit theatres on May 19, a day ahead of its earlier release date. Directed by Omung Kumar of Mary Kom fame, the biopic is about the Indian convict who was beaten to death in a Pakistani jail.

Along with the changed release date, first poster of the film was revealed on its official Twitter page. With fields in backdrop, the poster has film’s name Sarbjit written with bold red on it.

The movie also stars Darshan Kumar in the role of Khalid Pervaiz, a Pakistani lawyer, who fights to secure justice for Sarabjit. Sarbjit is produced by Sandeep Singh, Kumar and Vashu Bhagnani.