Actor Vidyut Jammwal's espionage thriller unveiling the historic win of 1971 India- Pakistan war, IB 71 is all set to release on OTT. Directed by Sankalp, best known for the National Award-winning 2017 war movie 'Ghazi' (The Ghazi Attack in Hindi) and produced by T-Series, Reliance Entertainment and Action Hero Films, IB 71 is all set to take you on the flight of this mysterious journey of IB Agent Dev Jammwal that will be premiering on Disney+ Hotstar next month. The movie, which was released in theatres in May, will make its debut on the platform on July 7, a press release stated.
Starring Vidyut Jammwal in the action-oriented avatar of Agent Dev, he is supported in his journey by Anupam Kher, Vishal Jethwa, Faizan, Khan, Ashwath Bhatt, Dalip Tahil and others. IB71 is Vidyut Jammwal first film as a producer and released on 12 May 2023.
Talking about the film, Director Sankalp who earlier directed ‘The Ghazi Attack’ said, “It was indeed a challenge to chronicle India's biggest war. But with finest actors like Vidyut Jammwal, Anupam Kher and many others this inspiring story was brought to life. Each actor passionately symbolized the story, evoking the shared passion for this historical chapter. While the audiences have loved and appreciated the film in theatres, with the film streaming on Disney+ Hotstar platform, the film will be able to reach a wider audience who can experience the epic tale of that war.”
Speaking about the release, Vidyut Jammwal added, “Being an army kid I have seen the lives of our unsung heroes up-close and it was my personal urge to bring their stories to the world. Producing a film that puts the intelligence bureau at the centre of the narrative is my way of paying tribute to their sacrifices and contributions.”
Anupam Kher shared his thoughts on the film's OTT release and stated, “IB 71 reveals an unexplored chapter from our history, a crucial turning point for India. Inspired by true events, Sankalp's vision transported us to that era, immersing us in the tension and thrill. Proud to be part of this story, eagerly anticipating its streaming on Disney + Hotstar.”
Produced by T-Series, Reliance Entertainment and Action Hero Films, IB 71 is releasing exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar. You can catch the trailer here. For more such updates, follow us on insta @filmsntvworld