Confirmed! Ajay Devgn to reunite with Ileana D’Cruz in Raj Kumar Gupta’s Raid – Raid is slated for an April 20, 2018 release… – Confirmed! Ajay Devgn to reunite with Ileana D’Cruz in Raj Kumar Gupta’s Raid – watch Exclusive video
A few weeks ago, it was revealed that Ajay Devgn is all set to collaborate with Rajkumar Gupta for film based on true incidents of raid conducted in UP. Ajay Devgn will be seen playing an Income Tax Officer in the film. Sometime later, there were reports that makers have zeroed in on Ileana D’Cruz as the female lead. But there was no confirmation to it. So, during the promotions of Baadshaho, BollywoodLife asked Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’Cruz, if it is indeed true and Ajay exclusively confirmed to BollywoodLife, that Ileana is locked for the film and will be seen as the leading lady opposite him.
He said, “That is true”.
The film is slated to go on floors in September 2017 and will see an April 20, 2018 release. It’ll be great to see Ajay Devgn in such film considering he’s not just a superstar who command a huge fan following, he is also a great actor, having won two national awards and has showcased his great acting prowess in films like, Zakhm, The Legend Of Bhagat Singh, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Drishyam etc.
On the other hand, Raj Kumar Gupta is known for delivering hard hitting cinema laced with entertainment in films like Aamir, No One Killed Jessica etc. So it’ll be great to witness the collaboration of a powerhouse performer with one of the best filmmakers of our country.
Talking about Baadshaho, the film will see Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi and Milan Luthria reunite after the much loved Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai. Apart from Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi and Ileana D’Cruz, the film will also see Vidyut Jammwal, Esha Gupta, Sanjay Mishra and Sharad Kelkar among others.
The film is slated for a September 1, 2017 release.