The first look poster of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, who was killed in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, has been released. Sandeep Unnikrishnan will be played by Adivi Sesh. The film will be directed by Shashi Kiran Tikka. G Mahesh Babu Entertainment owned by actor Mahesh Babu and Sony Pictures International Productions are producing the movie. The film is being made in Hindi and Telugu.
Earlier, a video titled ‘Major Beginnings’ was released on the death anniversary of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan. The Major was an NSG commando who rescued 14 civilians during the terrorist attack. He was shot and killed while rescuing a wounded soldier. In the video, Adivi narrates the events leading up to Sandeep Unnikrishnan’s parents’ meeting since the film was signed.
The shooting of the film started in August. About 70 percent of the Major’s shooting has already been completed. Sandeep Unnikrishnan was born in Cheruvannur, Kozhikode district. He later moved to Bangalore. The film stars Shobhitha Dhulipala, Sai Manjrekar, Prakash Raj and Revathi in the lead roles. PRO is Athira Diljith.
Happy to present the first look of #Major!! Wishing you a very happy birthday @AdiviSesh. I'm sure Major will go down as one of your best performances. Good luck and happiness always! 😊 pic.twitter.com/q5BLRj8ewn
— Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) December 17, 2020