Ajay Devgn Films, Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series and Panorama Studios have come together to venture into the Punjabi film industry with an official remake of the 2011 hit Singham starring Ajay Devgn. The Punjabi remake will star the multi-talented Parmish Verma as the heroic cop and Sonam Bajwa stars in the female lead and Kartar Cheema. The film is presented by Gulshan Kumar (T-Series) & Ajay Devgn and is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Kumar Mangat Pathak, Abhishek Pathak, and co-produced by Munish Sahni and Sanjeev Joshi.
Singham was first made in the southern film industry and then followed by Bollywood. Ajay starrer “Singham” is directed by Rohit Shetty. It followed a valiant police officer named Bajirao Singham (Ajay), who fights against injustice. Ajay Devgan took to Twitter to announce the Punjabi remake:
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) March 4, 2019
Parmish also took to Instagram to share the release date among netizens. He wrote: “On this special day Maha Shivratri, sharing the release date of ‘Singham’ – August 9. I can’t wait for you all to witness this epic movie.
Abhishek Pathak, Managing Director, Panorama Studios said, “The Singham character played by Ajay Devgn is a household name across the country and Singham the film is one of the most successful franchises in Indian cinema. Punjabi films are big locally and have a large following overseas too. We felt a Punjabi remake with an interesting take on Singham would be the perfect choice for our entry into the Punjab film industry and with the combo of Parmish, Sonam and director Navaniat Singh we are sure the audience are going to love this entertainer.”
While filming for the Punjabi remake of Singham started yesterday the film is slated to release in summer 2019.