Main Atal Hoon Release Date 2024: Cast, News, Poster, Trailer, OTT, Shooting Locations

Type of MovieBiopic
DirectorRavi Jadhav
Release Date19 January 2024
CastPankaj Tripathi, Benedict Garrett, Harshal Gire
ProducersVinod Bhanushali, Sandeep Singh, Sam Khan, Kamlesh Bhanushali, Zeeshan Ahmad, and Shivv Sharma
MusicSalim Sulaiman
DistributorPen Marudhar Entertainment
StudioBhanushali Studios Limited Legend Studios
WriterUtkarsh Naithani

The biopic of former Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee is going to be released on 19 January 2024. Pankaj Tripathi will be playing the lead role of PM Vajpayee. The release date is confirmed by Pankaj himself.

It is surely one of the most anticipated releases of the year. The film will take the audience on an amazing journey from Vajpayee’s humble childhood to becoming one of the most loved Indian Prime Ministers ever. With the official poster already out, fans are eagerly waiting for the film’s theatrical release.

Main Atal Hoon News and Trailer

The latest news about the movie Main Atal Hoon is shared by Pankaj Tripathi. The actor released the official poster of the movie and informed everyone that the film will hit theatres on 19th January 2024.

Along with the poster, Pankaj also shared an emotional message about the film. He wrote, ”Heart of Gold… Man of Steel… A versatile Poet… The visionary behind the New India. Witness the story of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, #MainATALHoon in cinemas 19th January 2024”.

Main Atal Hoon Release Date 2024

The official Trailer of Main Atal has not yet been released. Fans will have to wait for at least one more week to see the trailer. Apart from Pankaj, Fans are waiting to see how Mumbai-based British actor Benedict Garrett, and Sairat fame Harshal Gire will play their respective roles. 

Pankaj Tripathi As Atal Bihari Vajpayee

National Award-Winning actor Pankaj Tripathi will portray the character of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in the movie Main Atal Hoon. It will be exciting to see how accurately Pankaj depicts the unique style and actions of Vajpayee.

In his career spanning more than two decades, Tripathi has played many iconic roles including Sultan Qureshi in Gangs of Wasseypur, and Kaleen Bhayya in Mirzapur.

Playing Atal on screen was not easy for even Pankaj Tripathi. In an interview with Indian Express, he shared that he only ate Khichdi for around 60 days to get the right emotion of his character.

Tripathi further said most of the time he cooked his own khichdi to keep his mind in the right sync and stay “Satvik” during the shoot.

Production Team and Shooting Location

Produced by Vinod Bhanushali, Main Atal Hoon was first announced on the 98th birthday of Atal Bihari Vajpayee on 25th December 2022.

It took Bhanushali a few months to rope in Director Ravi Jadhav, Actor Pankaj Tripathi, and more for the film. The movie officially went on the floor on 7th May 2023 and wrapped up on 15th July 2023.

Most of the film was shot at various locations in Delhi, Mumbai, Kanpur, and Lucknow. The production team along with the actors also went on to meet the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath to talk about various aspects of the movie.

Pankaj Tripathi informed fans via Twitter after he completed the film’s shooting. He wrote, “Yeh ‘atal’ safar hamesha ke liye yadgaar rahega. Shree Atal Bihari Vajpayee ji jaise mahanubhav vyaktitva ke pahlu ko bade parde par sakaar karne ke liye khud ko bhagyashaali samajhta hoon #MainAtalHoon”.

The music of Main Atal Hoon is given by the famous duo of Salim-Sulaiman.

Main Atal Hoon Box Office Collection

Like many biopics in India, Main Atal Hoon is also expected to do well at the Box Office. The stardom and charisma of Pankaj Tripathi will surely attract the masses to theatres. Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a leader of the common people in India. A lot of us will surely want to see his story unfold on the silver screen.

At the same time, the box office collection also depends on the quality of the film. It will be interesting to see if director Ravi Jadhav be able to do justice to an iconic personality like Vajpayee. He is a seasoned director known for making films like Banjo, Natarang, and Time Pass.

OTT Release Date and Platform

The OTT release date of Main Atal Hoom totally depends on its performance at the box office. If the film becomes successful then fans might not see an OTT release for at least 6 months. However, if the movie fails at the box office then you might be able to watch it on OTT in March 2024.

Legacy of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was one of the most visionary leaders India ever had. On one hand, he always promoted peace and welfare and on the other hand, he also successfully conducted Nuclear tests to give India a deterrence against hostile Pakistan and China.

He was a charismatic leader and a poet who inspired millions of Indians with his powerful speeches. Although he was from the BJP, he always got respect from the leaders of opposition parties. As fans, we all are hoping that the filmmakers of Main Atal Hoonwill showcase the story of this legendary leader with honesty.    

Frequently Asked Questions

Main Atal Hoon is the movie of which genre?

It is a biographical drama movie

Who is the lead singer in Main Atal Hoon?

Sonu Nigam

Is Main Atal Hoon based on a true story?

Yes, the movie is based on the true story of Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Was Atal Bihari Vajpayee married?

No, he was not married.

Who wrote the dialogues of Main Atal Hoon?

Utkarsh Naithani

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