In the past few years Bhushan Kumar has emerged as one of the most sought-after film producers having given some of the most successful films like ‘Hindi Medium’, ‘Raid’ and ‘Sonu Ki Titu Ki Sweety’. The music baron turned film producer is aiming to gather varied genre of cinema under his banner. He is all set to now produce a much-awaited costume drama, ‘Taanaji’ along with Ajay Devgn.
Both Bhushan Kumar and Ajay Devgn have had a very successful association in the past, Raid being their recent blockbuster. Bhushan Kumar had recently flown to London to meet Ajay Devgn for a discussion over ‘Taanaji’.
‘Taanaji’ will mark Bhushan Kumar’s first venture into costume drama. The film is set to go on the floors by end of September 2018, after Ajay Devgn finishes the shoot of Akiv Ali’s next which is being produced by Bhushan Kumar and Luv Ranjan and Indra Kumar’s ‘Total Dhamaal’.
The movie ‘Taanaji’ will showcase the life of this unsung warrior of glorious Indian history, who fought for his People, his soil and his King Chhatrapati Shivaji. The film will be directed by Om Raut, who has to his credit ‘Lokmanya Ek Yugpurush’ (2015), the Marathi biopic on Bal Gangadhar Tilak.