The first trailer for Udta Punjab, starring Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh in leading roles, was launched on Saturday night. The three minutes nine seconds long video is sure to give viewers goose bumps and adds to the anticipation of the film directed by Abhishek Chaubey.
Udta Punjab highlights the problem of drug addiction, which has become a serious problem in Punjab. Kareena Kapoor Khan tested the role of a doctor while Shahid Kapoor plays a rock star. Alia Bhatt is playing a Bihari migrant who was a hockey player once forced to work on after the death of his father in the fields Punjab.
The film also marks the debut in Bollywood Punjabi stars Diljit Dosanjh, who plays a cop in the film.
While Diljit and Shahid are good in their avatars, it is Alia, who emerges as the star. The star of the road is seen holding a broken bottle and asking Tommy (Shahid), “Kon ho?” Full Bihari accent and when he answers ‘Tommy’, going, ‘Kutta?’.
Dialogues as ‘Punjab will soon become Mexico as’ help to add some light moments to serious business.
Presented by Balaji Motion pictures and produced by Phantom Images, Udta Punjab is all set to hit theaters on June 17, 2016.
Shahid Kapoor twitted:
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