Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 'Jhund' in theatres on June 18 - Times of India

Amitabh Bachchan confirmed on Friday that his new film Jhund will release in theatres on June 18. The film is directed by Sairat maker Nagraj Manjule.

“Covid gave us setbacks .. but it’s comeback time now! WE’RE BACK IN THEATERS .. JHUND releasing 18th June !! @nagraj_manjule @bhushankumar #KrishanKumar @vinod.bhanushali @hire.raaj @savitaraj121 #GargeeKulkarni #MeenuAroraa @ajayatulofficial @tandavfilmsentertainment #AatpaatProduction @tseriesfilms @tseries.official” Big B posted on Instagram.

Big B essays a role based on Slum Soccer founder Vijay Barse in the upcoming sports drama. The film narrates the story of a professor who encourages street children to build a football team, in order to help them find a purpose in life.

On the other hand, he will also star in Ayan Mukerji’s ‘Brahmastra’ co-starring Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt and Rumi Jaffrey’s ‘Chehre’ with Emraan Hashmi.