Ajay Devgn launches striking poster of Taanaji
Taanaji, directed by Om Raut, based on the life of Shivaji’s trusted general will be releasing in 2019
Taanaji Malusare, the Subedaar of the Maratha Regiment under the command of Chhatrapati Shivaji, and his inseparable friend and confidant, is known as one of the bravest Maratha warriors, synonymous with valor and heroism, and Ajay Devgn is all set to bring his story to the big screen.
The actor launched the strikingly artistic poster of Taanaji through his Twitter handle.
He fought for his People, his Soil & his King Chhatrapati Shivaji. The unsung warrior of glorious Indian history, Subedar Taanaji Malusare. pic.twitter.com/3qTWvKdbol— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) July 19, 2017
Planned on a lavish scale recreating the thrilling bygone era, Taanaji is directed by Om Raut, known for directing the critically and commercially successful Lokmanya: Ek Yug Purush, which won him the Filmfare Award for Best Debut Director.
Ajay Devgn will be essaying the aspiring role of Taanaji, Shivaji’s trusted general, who was deputed to head the mission to capture Kondana Fort (today’s Sinhagad) from the claws of Mughal Empire. The ambitious project is scheduled to release in 2019