War stories and stories about soldiers have found favour in Bollywood for the past few years. These films have also gone on to perform well at the Box Office. Now, RSVP and Baweja Studios have announced that they will be revisiting one of the most successful rescue operations in history with ‘Captain India’. The movie is set to be directed by Hansal Mehta and will star Kartik Aaryan.
The story is said to be inspired from India’s biggest and most successful rescue missions from a war-torn country.
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“Captain India is inspiring and thrilling in equal measure and it gives me great pride & honour to be a part of such a historic chapter of our country. I have immense respect for Hansal Sir’s body of work and this was the perfect opportunity to collaborate with him,” Kartik Aaryan said in a statement.
“Captain India which is inspired by true events will revisit a moment in time where a man goes beyond his own pain and suffering to save thousands. I’m happy to collaborate with Ronnie Screwvala and Harman Baweja on the film and look forward to working with Kartik,” Hansal Mehta elaborated.
[Image Credit: Kartik Aaryan]