Updated: December 17, 2020, 12:03:28 pm
Telugu star Mahesh Babu unveiled the first look poster of the upcoming movie Major, starring Adivi Sesh on Thursday. The film is a biography of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, the NSG commando that was killed at the Taj Hotel during the November 26th terrorist attacks.
“Glad to present #Major’s first look !! I wish you a happy birthday @AdiviSesh. I’m sure Major will go down as one of your best accomplishments. Good luck and luck always! Smiling face with smiling eyes, ”Mahesh tweeted as he shared the film’s poster.
Mahesh Babu has funded Major under the G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment banner in collaboration with Sony Pictures Releasing International and A + S Movies.
We are happy to present you the first look #Head!! Wish you a happy birthday @AdiviSesh. I’m sure Major will go down as one of your best accomplishments. Good luck and luck always! 😊 pic.twitter.com/q5BLRj8ewn
– Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) 17th December 2020
Major is a passion project for Adivi Sesh, who also wrote the film. Adivi became a die-hard fan of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan after seeing his famous passport photo on news channels. Intrigued by his bravery during the 2008 Mumbai attacks, he has been researching his life ever since. The actor gathered all the information he could find in print and on the internet to learn more about the real command. And finally, when he had the confidence that he had the right filmmaking skills to make a film about the inspiring life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, he approached the murdered soldier’s parents.
“I realized three years ago that he was the hero I admire, and I knew so much about him that the world doesn’t know. The world only knows how heroic he was and how he died in his last moments. But all I loved about him was the way he lived, ”Adivi told indianexpress.com.
Sashi Kiran Tikka directing major also plays Sobhita Dhulipala and Saiee Manjrekar.
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