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First look of Omreta released, features actor Rajkummar Rao

First look of Omreta released, features actor Rajkummar Rao

The intense drama film is based on the life of British-born terrorist Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, who was freed in exchange for passengers of a hijacked Indian Airlines plane in 1999 and was later accused of killing journalist Daniel Pearl. In the poster, Rajkummar on his knees praying with his hands cupped and wearing a skull cap.

Rajkummar ruled the box office completely in 2017 with films like "Trapped", "Behen Hogi Teri", "Bareilly Ki Barfi", "Newton" and "Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana" and his digital debut "Bose: Dead or alive" and this year too he has upped the expectations of his audience by sharing an intriguing poster of his 2018 film "Omerta". It is for the first time that Rajkummar is portraying the role of an antagonist. It is set to release on April 20th. @mehtahansal." Hansal Mehta says, "Omertà exposes state-sponsored terrorism and how it manipulates young minds into believing a sordid interpretation of Jihad. But before that we get to see the trailer that is arriving in two days, that its lead star had promised. In fact, he even tweeted a still from the film, saying it's the toughest role he has played till date.

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The film is shot in real locations across London and India while recreating Pakistan and Afghanistan. Trailer will be out in 2 days.

The film marks the return of the formidable actor-director team of Hansal Mehta and Rajkummar, who have worked together in National Award-winning films such as Aligarh, CityLights and Shahid. Previously, Hansal Mehta directed Kangana Ranaut in Simran, another movie which didn't do well commercially or critically, but in which her performance was praised by the critics.


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