Filmmaker Karan Johar has rejected reports that the team of his upcoming production “Brahmastra” has to take pay cuts amid the on-going COVID-19 lockdown. He has requested everyone to wait for an official announcement rather than jump to conclusions based on rumours. Amitabh Bachchan, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor star in the ambitious Ayan Mukerji-directed superhero adventure, which has been billed as the first part in a trilogy. The film also stars Nagarjuna and Mouni Roy.
Karan Johar, the producer of the film took to Twitter to dismiss the rumours and requested the media not to make such assumptions in these difficult times.
My hugest request to my media friends not to reach any assumptions on our fraternity films…these are challenging times for the business and false news only makes the situation worse,” the filmmaker tweeted. Please wait for official news on any account!! This is a humble request,” he added. Brahmastra: Part One” is set to release in five languages — Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam, and is produced by Dharma Productions in association with Fox Star Studios.
Ayan Mukerji’s fantasy trilogy Brahmastra, is one of the most anticipated films of this year. The film has been making a lot of buzz ever since its announcement. However, with the Novel Coronavirus pandemic, it looks like the film might be postponed.