R Madhavan’s ‘Rocketry : The Nambi Effect’ to take flight on April 1, 2022; Pratik Gandhi’s ‘Bhavai’ gets new release date, to hit screens on October 22


After the announcement made by Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray that the cinema halls and theatres will reopen in the state from October 22, the filmmakers have been announcing the new release dates of their projects one after the other. Now, R Madhavan’s Rocketry: The Nambi Effect and Pratik Gandhi’s Bhavai have also announced their new release dates today. Read on for more details.

R Madhavan’s Rocketry: The Nambi Effect to release on April 1, 2022


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R Madhavan took to social media to announce the new release date of his highly anticipated directorial debut Rocketry: The Nambi Effect. The film that stars Madhavan in the titular character of renowned scientist Nambi Narayanan will now release on April 1, 2022. The film has also been written by the actor and also stars Simran Bagga, Suriya and Ravi Raghavendra in pivotal roles. Shah Rukh Khan has done a cameo in the film as well. The film is based the life of Nambi Narayanan, a former scientist and aerospace engineer of the Indian Space Research Organization who was caught in a spy scandal. He later on went to prove himself innocent in the eyes of the law and the nation. Rocketry: The Nambi Effect will be simultaneously released in six languages, Hindi, English, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Malayalam. The film is presented by Tricolour Films and Varghese Moolan Pictures.

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Pratik Gandhi’s Bhavai set to release on October 22

Pratik Gandhi starrer Bhavai has created a massive amount of buzz since its inception. Its teaser, trailer, and dialogues from the movie have created ripple effects of excitement and the anticipation level is transcendent! The movie stars Scam 1992 fame Pratik Gandhi as Raja Ram Joshi and South superstar Aindrita Ray as Rani as lead characters. Bhavai which was earlier scheduled to release on 1st October has now been postponed to 22nd October.

The movie narrative revolves around the love tale of two actors working in a drama company and how their reel life affects their real-life off stage. Helmed by Hardik Gajjar the film is presented by Dr. Jayantilal Gada (Pen Studios), produced by Dhaval Jayantilal Gada, Aksshay Jayantilal Gada, Parth Gajjar, and Hardik Gajjar films in association with Backbencher Pictures.

The film was recently cast in a different light with the CBFC comments on which the Director-Producer Hardik Gajjar said, “We are a renowned and law-abiding production house and are interested in creating and showcasing good cinema for the audience and our stakeholders, we have never flouted any rules or guidelines. We have submitted all the required statements/documents/replies to the board. Our movie has also been given a ‘U’ censor certificate under the name of Bhavai on 12-11-2020. We have sought advise from out legal advisor's too and in complete compliance with the law, we would like to go ahead and proceed with the release of our film on the new release date, 22nd October.”

Elated about the reopening of theatres Dr. Jayantilal Gada said, “We welcome the decision given by the Maharashtra Government and Shri Uddhav Thackeray. Theatres are the soul/spirit of the Entertainment business and the mode of income for thousands of families in Maharashtra. We are extremely delighted with this decision and therefore have decided to postpone the release of our movie Bhavai to 22nd of October”.

Bhavai also stars Rajendra Gupta, Rajesh Sharma, and Abhimanyu Singh in pivotal roles; the musical drama is all set to enthrall the audience in the month of October.

(Source: Twitter/Agencies)