Atul Agnihotri reacts to ‘Bharat’ clash with India’s first World Cup match
Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif’s ‘Bharat’ is set to be the Eid release of the year. The much-awaited movie will be hitting the screens on 5th June. And in an interesting turn of events, India’s World Cup 2019 opening match also happens to be on the same day.
During an interaction with BollywoodLife, the co-producer of ‘Bharat,’ Atul Agnihotri was asked about the epic clash that will be witnessed on Eid. He replied, “Nowadays, people have access to new information on the phone every 5 minutes. I am also a cricket fan but a movie buff is a movie buff. We have an intended Eid release and we are catering to the audience who look forward to that. Both Cricket and Bollywood are religion in India, so it will be fine. If Bharat works as per what we have thought, it will definitely pass every test.”
‘Bharat’ is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and is an adaptation of 2014’s South Korean film titled ‘Ode to My Father,’ reports DNA India. ‘ Bharat’ also stars Tabu, Jackie Shroff, Sunil Grover, Aasif Sheikh, Sonali Kulkarni, Disha Patani and Nora Fatehi in pivotal roles. The film is co-produced by Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar.
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