On Monday, actor Amitabh Bachchan shared the poster for Uunchai on Instagram. He referred to it as “special” and introduced his character from the film, Amit Shrivastava. Neena Gupta, Sarika, Boman Irani, and Anupam Kher also appear in the film. Amitabh can be seen in the poster wearing a grey coat with a brown cap and spectacles, with a group of women sitting next to him. The poster also showed him dressed in winter clothes against a snowy mountain. This year’s release date for Uunchai is November 11th.
While sharing the poster Amitabh wrote, “This one from @rajshrifilms is special… Meet me as Amit Shrivastava in Uunchai on 11.11.22… This film by Sooraj Barjatya celebrates life and friendship… Save The Date for @uunchaithemovie.”One of his fans wrote, “Congratulations sir.” Another fan commented, “Eagerly waiting.” One also wrote, “Lots of love and good wishes. Happy birthday in advance dearest Amit ji (handfolded emoji).” The actor will turn 80 on October 11. Many fans dropped heart emojis and extended warm wishes for his upcoming birthday.
Sooraj Barjatya directed Uunchai, which was produced by Rajshri Productions. It will be Sooraj’s first film in seven years; his previous film was Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. The film, which is set to be released on November 11th this year, tells the story of the friendship between the characters of Boman Irani, Amitabh Bachchan, and Anupam Kher. Neena Gupta, Sarika, and Parineeti Chopra also play lead roles. Amitabh’s most recent film, Goodbye, in which he co-stars with Rashmika Mandanna, was released in theatres on October 7.