Director: Shoojit Sircar
Producer: Ronnie Lahiri, Sheel Kumar
Writer: Juhi Chaturvedi
Release Date: June 12, 2020
Platform: Amazon Prime Video
Gulabo Sitabo is an upcoming comedy-drama family film where the role of Gulabo is played by Amitabh Bachchan and the role of Sitabo is played by Ayushmann Khurrana. Gulabo and Sitabo characters are from Uttarpradesh where Amitabh is playing the role of an Izzatdaar Janaab and Ayushmann is playing the role of his Kirayedaar. We can anticipate that the film is going to be hit for sure.
Amitabh Bachchan recently shared a few pictures from his upcoming film through his official social media account. Here are the pictures:
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Joined Film Industry in 1969 .. now in 2020 it’s .. 51 years ..!! During this formidable period seen many changes and challenges .. NOW another challenge .. DIGITAL RELEASE of my film .. GULABO SITABO !! June 12 , only on Amazon Prime .. world wide .. 200 plus Country’s .. THAT IS AMAZING .. Honoured to be a part of yet another challenge !! 🙏🙏
The film was ready to release in April then due to Coronavirus induced shutdown happens in India and the film was rescheduled for June. the new release date of Gulabo Sitabo is June 12, 2020. The first poster of the film was released on the social media account of both actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan. The film is going to release on the digital platform, Amazon Prime Video while the satellite rights of the film are sold to Sony Max.
Director Shoojit Sircar in an interview said that “I am happy that finally, I can put forward my film as quickly as possible. As soon as the story was baked, I wanted to serve it. But due to these are unforeseen circumstances, we all have to go through it”.
Shoojit Sircar also mentioned that this is my first movie which is going to release in Digital space, Amazon Prime Video and on the contrary of that he also added “I have never experimented on a digital platform so this is the first time that we are releasing a film straight on a streamer. It’s quite exciting as digital is going to be the future”.
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Ayushmann Khurrana said that this film is very special for him and he also mentioned “It made me reunite with my mentor Shoojit da after Vicky Donor. Whatever I’m today is just because of him and I’m happy that he made me a part of his vision again. Gulabo Sitabo also sees me share the screen space with Mr. Amitabh Bachchan for the first time and it’s a huge moment, it’s a dream come true for me”.
Vijay Subramaniam, director, and head, content, Amazon Prime Video, India, has given a statement to the media that they are happy to exclusively premiere one of the most anticipated films of the year Gulabo Sitabo on the streamer.
“The global release of Gulabo Sitabo on Prime Video, in over 200 countries and territories, will ensure maximum reach and visibility for the film not just in India but around the world,” added Gaurav Gandhi, director and country general manager, Amazon Prime Video India.
One of the main reasons for which the audience should watch this film for very sure is that this film is going to be the debut film for both Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan in the world of Digital Space. The very great thing is that during this lockdown period, you can watch this legendary movie on your mobile phone screen while staying safe at home. It is a must-watch film of the year 2020. So, Go for it!!
Watch Gulabo Sitabo Official Trailer Here: