India's Most Wanted (film)
|India's Most Wanted|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Raj Kumar Gupta|
|Written by||Raj Kumar Gupta|
|Music by||Amit Trivedi|
|Edited by||Bodhaditya Banerjee|
|Distributed by||Fox Star Studios|
India's Most Wanted is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Raj Kumar Gupta, and starring Arjun Kapoor. The film is about tracking a terrorist in a secret mission and arresting him without firing bullets. This film also deals with a journey of Prabhat Kapoor's (played by Arjun Kapoor) life of action adventure. India's Most Wanted is inspired by the arrest of proscribed organisation Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist Abdul Subhan Qureshi, also referred to as India's Osama Bin Laden, in January 2018 by Delhi Police.
Principal photography of the film began in May 2018 and wrapped up in November 2018. The soundtrack was composed by Amit Trivedi, with lyrics written by Amitabh Bhattacharya, and released under the banner Saregama. The film is scheduled for release on 24 May 2019.
- Arjun Kapoor as Prabhat Kapoor
- Amrita Puri as Priyanka Rao
- Rajesh Sharma as Rajesh Singh
- Prashanth Alexander as Pillai
- Shantilal Mukherjee as Shaumik Biswas
- Devendra Mishra as Javed
- Gaurav Mishra as Amit
- Aasif Khan as Bittu
- Bajrangbali Singh as Ravi
- Pravin Singh Sisodia as Manish
- Rajiv Kachroo as Dev
- Sudev Nair
The film was announced in May 2018. After the success of Raid, Gupta confirmed that he was working on two scripts. Among them one is a detective crime thriller. Arjun Kapoor was the only choice for the leading role.
Principal photography of the film began in May 2018. The shooting of India's Most Wanted took place in many places in Bihar like Gol Ghar, Kali Ghat (NIT Ghat) , Kargil Chowk (near Gandhi Maidan) and Bahadurpur Housing Colony. Some portions of the film was shot in Nepal. Principal photography ended in November 2018.
|India's Most Wanted|
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|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Amit Trivedi chronology|
|2.||"Vande Mataram"||Papon, Altamash Faridi||3:42|
Marketing and release
The teaser poster of the film was released on 15 April 2019. Another teaser poster of the film was released on 16 April 2019. The official teaser of the film was premiered on 16 April 2019 by Fox Star Studios on YouTube. The official trailer of the film was premiered on 2 May 2019 by Fox Star Studios on YouTube. Rajkumar Gupta confirms removal of controversial religious references in India’s Most Wanted.
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- India's Most Wanted, British Board of Film Classification, retrieved 20 May 2019
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- "Arjun Kapoor wraps up shooting for Raj Kumar Gupta's 'India's Most Wanted'". Times of India. 12 November 2018. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
- "'India's Most Wanted': Arjun Kapoor piques curiosity of his fans with the teaser poster of his next". Times of India. 15 April 2019. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
- "India's Most Wanted - Official Teaser - Arjun Kapoor - Rajkumar Gupta -24th May 2019". FoxStarHindi on YouTube. 16 April 2019.
- "India's Most Wanted - Official Trailer - Arjun Kapoor - Rajkumar Gupta -24th May 2019". FoxStarHindi on YouTube. 2 May 2019.
- "Rajkumar Gupta confirms the removal of controversial religious references in India's Most Wanted". Bollywood Hungama. 20 May 2019. Retrieved 20 May 2019.