first_imgThe first poster of Amitabh Bachchan starrer Jhund is out. The release date of the film has also been announced. The poster of the film shows a back-shot of Amitabh, who is being lifted in the air by a group of youngsters.Producer Bhushan Kumar shared the poster and the release date on his Twitter account. He tweeted saying, “@SrBachchan leads this #Jhund! Directed by the very talented Nagraj Manjule, set to release on 20th September 2019. #KrishanKumar #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajHiremath @NagrajManjule @TSeries @tandavfilms @aatpaat.”[email protected] leads this #Jhund! Directed by the very talented Nagraj Manjule, set to release on 20th September 2019.#KrishanKumar #RaajHiremath #SavitaRajHiremath @NagrajManjule @TSeries @tandavfilms @aatpaat pic.twitter.com/Y4LOkXSJ0dBhushan Kumar (@itsBhushanKumar) February 19, 2019The film is based on the life of Vijay Barse, founder of NGO Slum Soccer, who rehabilitated street kids by turning them into soccer players. Amitabh will play the role of Vijay in the film.Marathi director Nagraj Manjule is directing the film. He is known to direct the critically acclaimed film Sairat. Jhund kicked off in November last year. The film is shot in Nagpur, from start to finish.The biographical sports-drama is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Raaj Hiremath, Savita Raj Hiremath and NagrajManjule, under the banner of T-Series, Tandav Films and Aatpaat.ALSO READ | Deepika: Ranveer was flirting with me even though he was dating someone elseALSO WATCH | Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Aaradhya, Cannes and morelast_img