Mumbai: Ever since the announcement of the magnum opus Panipat was made we have been eagerly waiting for more information about when the makers will start shooting. The fact that the lead trio of Arjun Kapoor, Kriti Sanon and Sanjay Dutt to be seen on screen together for the first time has made many fans restless for the release.
While the shoot of the magnum opus commenced a few days ago, Sanjay Dutt will be joining the cast today (December 12) for the high-octane period film which is based on the third battle of Panipat.
Earlier this year, Ashutosh Gowariker shared the official teaser poster of the film on Twitter and revealed that his next project is based on the historic “Third Battle of Panipat.” He wrote, “Historical dramas have always fascinated me. This time it is a story about what led to the Third Battle of Panipat.”
Arjun started the shoot of the film on November 30 while Kriti joined him two days later.
Directed by Ashutosh Gowarikar, produced by Sunita Gowariker and Rohit Shelatkar and presented by Vision World and Rohit Shelatker, Panipat‘s music is given by Ajay-Atul and the lyrics are penned by Javed Akhtar.
Panipat is sleated to release on December 6, 2019.