BH CORRESPONDENT, Mumbai: For actor Rajkummar Rao, Chhalaang took him back to his school days and made him realise how the sports he played in school have shaped him as a person today. The trailer of the film, directed by Hansal Mehta, was unveiled on Saturday. A social comedy, the film also stars Nushrratt Bharuccha in lead roles along with Saurabh Shukla, Satish Kaushik, Zeeshan Ayyub, Ila Arun and Jatin Sarna in pivotal roles. Produced by Ajay Devgn, Luv Ranjan, Ankur Garg, Chhalaang will premiere on November 13 on Amazon Prime Video.
Director Hansal Mehta said, “We made this film with the hopes of delivering a beautiful message through a light-hearted comedy. While being extremely relevant to student and teacher’s life, Chhalaang is a complete package filled with emotions of love, comedy, friendship, rivalry and emotional drama making it a perfect Diwali family entertainer.”
Rajkummar is looking forward to the film. “This is a special film – a true family watch and perfect as a Diwali launch. I look forward to the release of this inspiring film across the globe and hope that this family entertainer brings back joyful childhood memories while sending a powerful message,” he said.
Actor Nushrratt Bharuccha of Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety fame said, “I enjoy exploring unique, exciting roles across films and my character in Chhalaang is one that I have never explored before. When the film came my way, I was excited to essay this unique character while working with some of the best talent in the industry including Rajkummar Rao, Saurabh Shukla and Satish Kaushik, who are known for their impeccable performances.”