KGF 2 to Radhe to Tejas: 22 movies to look forward to in 2021

First Published Dec 22, 2020, 10:15 AM IST

Here’s all that’s to look forward to after celebrating the new year. 22 movies to watch in 2021.

<p>The year 2020 made headlines bringing the whole world to a halt. And since the time we have resumed establishing the ‘new normal’, the headliners changed to our favourite stars bringing entertainment extravaganza to all. Here are 22 movies to look forward in 2021.</p>

The year 2020 made headlines bringing the whole world to a halt. And since the time we have resumed establishing the ‘new normal’, the headliners changed to our favourite stars bringing entertainment extravaganza to all. Here are 22 movies to look forward in 2021.

<p>Radhe<br />
Cast: Salman Khan, Disha Patani and Randeep Hooda<br />
Director: Prabhudeva<br />
Production House: Reel Life Entertainment and Salman Khan Films.<br />
Short brief: Radhe is Salman Khan's next release which will see him opposite Disha Patani and is being directed by Prabhudeva. Radhe is one of the most anticipated films of 2021 and had created an immense buzz with the announcement video alone. Radhe is also the name of Salman's character in 'Wanted' and it is one of the most beloved characters by fans as well as by the actor himself. The film was supposed to release on Eid 2020 occasion but got postponed due to the pandemic. Trade now assumes that the movie may release on Eid 2021.</p>

Radhe
Cast: Salman Khan, Disha Patani and Randeep Hooda
Director: Prabhudeva
Production House: Reel Life Entertainment and Salman Khan Films.
Short brief: Radhe is Salman Khan's next release which will see him opposite Disha Patani and is being directed by Prabhudeva. Radhe is one of the most anticipated films of 2021 and had created an immense buzz with the announcement video alone. Radhe is also the name of Salman's character in 'Wanted' and it is one of the most beloved characters by fans as well as by the actor himself. The film was supposed to release on Eid 2020 occasion but got postponed due to the pandemic. Trade now assumes that the movie may release on Eid 2021.

<p>Dhamaka<br />
Cast: Kartik Aryan<br />
Director: Ram Madhvani<br />
Production House: RSVP<br />
Short brief: After the success of Neerja and Aarya, director/ producer Ram Madhvani is set to collaborate with Kartik Aaryan for another edge of the seat ride titled - DHAMAKA</p>

Dhamaka
Cast: Kartik Aryan
Director: Ram Madhvani
Production House: RSVP
Short brief: After the success of Neerja and Aarya, director/ producer Ram Madhvani is set to collaborate with Kartik Aaryan for another edge of the seat ride titled - DHAMAKA

<p>Radhe Shyam<br />
Cast: Prabhas &amp; Pooja Hegde<br />
Director: Radha Krishna Kumar<br />
Production House: UV Creations &amp; T Series<br />
Short brief: This Pan India film starring Prabhas will see him in a romantic epic film for the first time. The film is directed by Radha Krishna Kumar and will have Pooja Hegde opposite Prabhas. The film is an ode to love stories like Devdas-Parvati, Romeo-Juliet and Salim-Anarkali.</p>

Radhe Shyam
Cast: Prabhas & Pooja Hegde
Director: Radha Krishna Kumar
Production House: UV Creations & T Series
Short brief: This Pan India film starring Prabhas will see him in a romantic epic film for the first time. The film is directed by Radha Krishna Kumar and will have Pooja Hegde opposite Prabhas. The film is an ode to love stories like Devdas-Parvati, Romeo-Juliet and Salim-Anarkali.

<p>Anek<br />
Cast: Ayushmann Khuranna<br />
Director: Anubhav Sinha<br />
Production House: Benaras Media Works<br />
Short brief: Ayushmann Khuranna will be reuniting with Article 15 director Anubhav Sinha in his next outing. This film will be Anubhav Sinha’s next film after the critically acclaimed film Thappad.</p>

Anek
Cast: Ayushmann Khuranna
Director: Anubhav Sinha
Production House: Benaras Media Works
Short brief: Ayushmann Khuranna will be reuniting with Article 15 director Anubhav Sinha in his next outing. This film will be Anubhav Sinha’s next film after the critically acclaimed film Thappad.

<p>83<br />
Cast: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Pankaj Tripathi, Sahil Khattar, Chirag Patil, Ammy Virk, Dhairya Karwa, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Hardy Sandhu, R Badree, Jatin Sarna, Jiiva, Addinath Kothare, Saqib Saleem, Dinker Sharma, Nishant Dahiya.<br />
Director: Kabir Khan<br />
Production House: Reliance Entertainment, Phantom Films, KA productions, Vibri Media, Kabir Khan Films and Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment<br />
Short brief: 83 is the story of India's first Cricket World Cup victory in the year 1983. With Ranveer Singh playing the role of Kapil Dev and Kabir Khan helming as the director, 83 is probably one of the biggest films based on real events. The movie was set to release in 2020, but due to the pandemic, it was moved to 2021. The date is yet to be announced, but the excitement around the movie seems to be ever-increasing.</p>

83
Cast: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Pankaj Tripathi, Sahil Khattar, Chirag Patil, Ammy Virk, Dhairya Karwa, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Hardy Sandhu, R Badree, Jatin Sarna, Jiiva, Addinath Kothare, Saqib Saleem, Dinker Sharma, Nishant Dahiya.
Director: Kabir Khan
Production House: Reliance Entertainment, Phantom Films, KA productions, Vibri Media, Kabir Khan Films and Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
Short brief: 83 is the story of India's first Cricket World Cup victory in the year 1983. With Ranveer Singh playing the role of Kapil Dev and Kabir Khan helming as the director, 83 is probably one of the biggest films based on real events. The movie was set to release in 2020, but due to the pandemic, it was moved to 2021. The date is yet to be announced, but the excitement around the movie seems to be ever-increasing.

<p>Antim<br />
Cast: Salman Khan and Aayush Sharma<br />
Director: Mahesh Manjrekar<br />
Production House: Salman Khan Films<br />
Short brief: It is a two-actor film. Salman Khan will be sporting a turban for the second time in his career. The film is about two strong, powerful characters, creating an aura which is never seen before in Indian cinema. Both the actors will be seen sharing the screen in the Mahesh Manjrekar directorial.</p>

Antim
Cast: Salman Khan and Aayush Sharma
Director: Mahesh Manjrekar
Production House: Salman Khan Films
Short brief: It is a two-actor film. Salman Khan will be sporting a turban for the second time in his career. The film is about two strong, powerful characters, creating an aura which is never seen before in Indian cinema. Both the actors will be seen sharing the screen in the Mahesh Manjrekar directorial.

<p>Bob Biswas<br />
Cast: Abhishek Bachchan and Chittrangada Singh<br />
Director: Diya Annapurna Ghosh<br />
Production House: Red Chillies Entertainment and Bound Script Production<br />
Short brief: Bob Biswas is the Spin-off of Sujoy Gosh's 2012 thriller Kahaani. The film will see Abhishek Bachchan in the titular role for which he has undergone a massive transformation. This will be the second collaboration between Sujoy Gosh and Red Chillies Entertainment after the massive hit Badla.</p>

Bob Biswas
Cast: Abhishek Bachchan and Chittrangada Singh
Director: Diya Annapurna Ghosh
Production House: Red Chillies Entertainment and Bound Script Production
Short brief: Bob Biswas is the Spin-off of Sujoy Gosh's 2012 thriller Kahaani. The film will see Abhishek Bachchan in the titular role for which he has undergone a massive transformation. This will be the second collaboration between Sujoy Gosh and Red Chillies Entertainment after the massive hit Badla.

<p>Kabhi Eid, Kabhi Diwali<br />
Cast: Salman Khan<br />
Director: Sajid Samji<br />
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and Salman Khan Films<br />
Short brief: Salman Khan and Sajid Nadiadwala have given a few of the most iconic films like Judwaa, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, and Kick. This will be their next collaboration and is expected to be one of the biggest films of the year.</p>

Kabhi Eid, Kabhi Diwali
Cast: Salman Khan
Director: Sajid Samji
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and Salman Khan Films
Short brief: Salman Khan and Sajid Nadiadwala have given a few of the most iconic films like Judwaa, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, and Kick. This will be their next collaboration and is expected to be one of the biggest films of the year.

<p>Love Hostel<br />
Cast: Bobby Deol, Vikrant Massey and Sanya Malhotra<br />
Director: Shanker Raman<br />
Production House: Red Chillies Entertainment and Drishyam Films<br />
Short brief: The film marks the second collaboration between Red Chillies Entertainment and Drishyam films, after the critically acclaimed Kaamyaab which released earlier this year.&nbsp;</p>

Love Hostel
Cast: Bobby Deol, Vikrant Massey and Sanya Malhotra
Director: Shanker Raman
Production House: Red Chillies Entertainment and Drishyam Films
Short brief: The film marks the second collaboration between Red Chillies Entertainment and Drishyam films, after the critically acclaimed Kaamyaab which released earlier this year. 

<p>Luv Ranjan's Untitled<br />
Cast: Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor<br />
Director: Luv Ranjan<br />
Production House: Luv Films<br />
Short brief: This Luv Ranjan's next directorial will see Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor unite for the first time. Luv Ranjan is known for directing very successful romantic comedy films and hopes are high for his first collaboration with a big star.</p>

Luv Ranjan's Untitled
Cast: Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor
Director: Luv Ranjan
Production House: Luv Films
Short brief: This Luv Ranjan's next directorial will see Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor unite for the first time. Luv Ranjan is known for directing very successful romantic comedy films and hopes are high for his first collaboration with a big star.

<p>RRR<br />
Cast: Jr. NTR, Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt, Olivia Morris and Ajay Devgn<br />
Director: SS Rajamouli<br />
Production House: DVV Entertainments<br />
Short brief: SS Rajamouli's next after Baahubali series is a retelling of the story of our two freedom fighters Seetaram Raju and Komaram Bheem. Rajamouli has spoken about how he always wanted to make a film that shows the Indian freedom fighters in their glory.</p>

RRR
Cast: Jr. NTR, Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt, Olivia Morris and Ajay Devgn
Director: SS Rajamouli
Production House: DVV Entertainments
Short brief: SS Rajamouli's next after Baahubali series is a retelling of the story of our two freedom fighters Seetaram Raju and Komaram Bheem. Rajamouli has spoken about how he always wanted to make a film that shows the Indian freedom fighters in their glory.

<p>Rashmi Rocket<br />
Cast: Taapsee Pannu, Priyanshu Painyuli and Abhishek Banerjee<br />
Director: Akarsh Khurana<br />
Production House: RSVP Films<br />
Short brief: Rashmi Rocket will see Taapsee Pannu play the role of an athlete. The film is being produced by RSVP and is directed by Akarsh Khurana who last directed Irrfan Khan’s Karwaan. The film is being shot at the picturesque locations of Kutch. Tapsee Pannu has been training for the movie for more than a year now. Her dedication is commendable.</p>

Rashmi Rocket
Cast: Taapsee Pannu, Priyanshu Painyuli and Abhishek Banerjee
Director: Akarsh Khurana
Production House: RSVP Films
Short brief: Rashmi Rocket will see Taapsee Pannu play the role of an athlete. The film is being produced by RSVP and is directed by Akarsh Khurana who last directed Irrfan Khan’s Karwaan. The film is being shot at the picturesque locations of Kutch. Tapsee Pannu has been training for the movie for more than a year now. Her dedication is commendable.

<p><strong>Toofan</strong><br />
Cast: Farhan Akhtar, Mrunal Thakur and Paresh Rawal<br />
Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra<br />
Production House: Excel Entertainment &amp; ROMP<br />
Short brief: Farhan Akhtar &amp; Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra are reuniting for a sports drama film after the massive hit biopic on Milkha Singh Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. For this film, Farhan will be seen as an aspiring boxer and has made a massive physical transformation for the role. This also is Excel Entertainment's next after Gully Boy, KGF 1 and Mirzapur 2.</p>

Toofan
Cast: Farhan Akhtar, Mrunal Thakur and Paresh Rawal
Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra
Production House: Excel Entertainment & ROMP
Short brief: Farhan Akhtar & Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra are reuniting for a sports drama film after the massive hit biopic on Milkha Singh Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. For this film, Farhan will be seen as an aspiring boxer and has made a massive physical transformation for the role. This also is Excel Entertainment's next after Gully Boy, KGF 1 and Mirzapur 2.

<p><strong>KGF 2</strong><br />
Cast: Yash, Sanjay Dutt and Shrinidhi Shetty<br />
Director: Prashanth Neel<br />
Production House: Excel Entertainment and Hombale Studio<br />
Short brief: Yash starrer KGF Chapter 2 has been one of the most anticipated pan India films after Baahubali 2. With chapter 1 of the film being a massive hit, the expectations for this are very high. Sanjay Dutt joins the cast and will be seen in a pivotal role; this film is the talk of the town. KGF being a Kannada film made quite a buzz when it went onto become a pan - India success.</p>

KGF 2
Cast: Yash, Sanjay Dutt and Shrinidhi Shetty
Director: Prashanth Neel
Production House: Excel Entertainment and Hombale Studio
Short brief: Yash starrer KGF Chapter 2 has been one of the most anticipated pan India films after Baahubali 2. With chapter 1 of the film being a massive hit, the expectations for this are very high. Sanjay Dutt joins the cast and will be seen in a pivotal role; this film is the talk of the town. KGF being a Kannada film made quite a buzz when it went onto become a pan - India success.

<p><strong>Laal Singh Chadda</strong><br />
Cast: Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Vijay Setupathi &amp; Mona Singh<br />
Director: Advait Chandan<br />
Production House: Aamir Khan Productions &amp; Viacom 18 Motion Pictures<br />
Short brief: Laal Singh Chadda will see Aamir Khan in a completely different avatar and is the official adaptation of Hollywood mega-hit Forrest Gump. This is AKP's next production after Dangal.</p>

Laal Singh Chadda
Cast: Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Vijay Setupathi & Mona Singh
Director: Advait Chandan
Production House: Aamir Khan Productions & Viacom 18 Motion Pictures
Short brief: Laal Singh Chadda will see Aamir Khan in a completely different avatar and is the official adaptation of Hollywood mega-hit Forrest Gump. This is AKP's next production after Dangal.

<p><strong>Bachchan Pandey</strong><br />
Cast: Akshay Kumar and Kriti Sanon<br />
Director: Farhad Samji<br />
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment<br />
Short brief: Sajid Nadiadwala, Akshay Kumar, and Farhad Samji will be reuniting after the superhit film Housefull 4. The first look of the film was released sometime back which had Akshay in a completely different avatar donning a Dhoti.</p>

Bachchan Pandey
Cast: Akshay Kumar and Kriti Sanon
Director: Farhad Samji
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
Short brief: Sajid Nadiadwala, Akshay Kumar, and Farhad Samji will be reuniting after the superhit film Housefull 4. The first look of the film was released sometime back which had Akshay in a completely different avatar donning a Dhoti.

<p>Phone Bhoot<br />
Cast: Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khatter<br />
Director: Gurmeet Singh<br />
Production House: Excel Entertainment<br />
Short brief: Excel Entertainment's next will see the very interesting pairing of Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ishaan Khatter. The film will be directed by Mirzapur fame Gurmeet Singh and is a situational comedy. The shooting for the movie has begun and the film is expected to release in 2021.</p>

Phone Bhoot
Cast: Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khatter
Director: Gurmeet Singh
Production House: Excel Entertainment
Short brief: Excel Entertainment's next will see the very interesting pairing of Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ishaan Khatter. The film will be directed by Mirzapur fame Gurmeet Singh and is a situational comedy. The shooting for the movie has begun and the film is expected to release in 2021.

<p>Badhaai Do<br />
Cast: Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar<br />
Director: Harshavardhan Kulkarni<br />
Production House: Junglee Pictures<br />
Short brief: Badhaai Do is the second film in the Badhaai Ho franchisee from Junglee Films. Like its predecessor, this will be a family comedy with an interesting plot. The film will have Rajkummar Rao play a cop of a women police station and Bhumi Pednekar as a PT coach.</p>

Badhaai Do
Cast: Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar
Director: Harshavardhan Kulkarni
Production House: Junglee Pictures
Short brief: Badhaai Do is the second film in the Badhaai Ho franchisee from Junglee Films. Like its predecessor, this will be a family comedy with an interesting plot. The film will have Rajkummar Rao play a cop of a women police station and Bhumi Pednekar as a PT coach.

<p>Baaghi 4<br />
Cast: Tiger Shroff<br />
Director: Ahmed Khan<br />
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment<br />
Short brief: Tiger Shroff will reunite with Sajid Nadiadwala and Ahmed Khan for the 4th instalment of India's biggest action franchisee Baaghi. Each film of this series has been a massive hit and broken records at the box office.</p>

Baaghi 4
Cast: Tiger Shroff
Director: Ahmed Khan
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
Short brief: Tiger Shroff will reunite with Sajid Nadiadwala and Ahmed Khan for the 4th instalment of India's biggest action franchisee Baaghi. Each film of this series has been a massive hit and broken records at the box office.

<p>Tadap<br />
Cast: Ahan Shetty and Tara Sutaria<br />
Director: Milan Luthria<br />
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment<br />
Short brief: Tadap will see the launch of Sunil Shetty's son Ahan Shetty and is a remake of Telugu superhit RX100. Sajid will be launching a new actor after the much successful launch of Tiger Shroff in Heropanti.</p>

Tadap
Cast: Ahan Shetty and Tara Sutaria
Director: Milan Luthria
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
Short brief: Tadap will see the launch of Sunil Shetty's son Ahan Shetty and is a remake of Telugu superhit RX100. Sajid will be launching a new actor after the much successful launch of Tiger Shroff in Heropanti.

<p><strong>Heropanti 2</strong><br />
Cast: Tiger Shroff<br />
Director: Ahmed Khan<br />
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment<br />
Short brief: Heropanti 2 is the sequel to Tiger Shroff's first film Heropanti which was an instant hit. For the film, Tiger will reunite with mentor Sajid Nadiadwala and director Ahmed Khan.</p>

Heropanti 2
Cast: Tiger Shroff
Director: Ahmed Khan
Production House: Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
Short brief: Heropanti 2 is the sequel to Tiger Shroff's first film Heropanti which was an instant hit. For the film, Tiger will reunite with mentor Sajid Nadiadwala and director Ahmed Khan.

<p><strong>Tejas</strong><br />
Cast: Kangana Ranaut<br />
Director: Sarvesh Mewara<br />
Production: Ronnie Screwvala<br />
Short brief: After celebrating the Indian Army with Uri: The Surgical Strike last year and recently announcing another war film in Pippa, RSVP’S air force film TEJAS has started shooting in December. Tejas is the story of a daring and fierce fighter pilot, played by Kangana Ranaut. The Indian Air Force was the first of the country's defence forces to induct women into combat roles in 2016. The film takes inspiration from this landmark event.</p>

Tejas
Cast: Kangana Ranaut
Director: Sarvesh Mewara
Production: Ronnie Screwvala
Short brief: After celebrating the Indian Army with Uri: The Surgical Strike last year and recently announcing another war film in Pippa, RSVP’S air force film TEJAS has started shooting in December. Tejas is the story of a daring and fierce fighter pilot, played by Kangana Ranaut. The Indian Air Force was the first of the country's defence forces to induct women into combat roles in 2016. The film takes inspiration from this landmark event.

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