Actor John Abraham just dropped a stunning new teaser from forthcoming Batla House, which is based on a real life incident that took place in Delhi, and says that the subject of the film is very sensitive; hence he wanted this story to tell.
Batla House is an action thriller film directed by Nikkhil Advani. Inspired by the Operation Batla House that took place in 2008, the film stars John Abraham in the lead role of a police officer named Sanjeev Kumar Yadav.
John Abraham shared the teaser with caption, “Batla House is a sensitive subject. The severity of the #BatlaHouse incident needed to be addressed. @NikkhilAdvani did an amazing job #RecreatingBatlaHouse. Here's a sneak peak of this action thriller: @mrunal0801 @ravikishann @nikkhiladvani @writish @TSeries @EmmayEntertain @johnabrahament @bakemycakefilms #BatlaHouse @itsBhushanKumar @iamDivyaKhosla #KrishanKumar @monishaadvani @madhubhojwani @minnakshidas @SanyukthaC @LeyzellSandeep @yadav_shobhna @PanoramaMovies @apmpictures @anandpandit63”
In the teaser, John is seen saying, “Batla House is a very sensitive subject. It’s a story that needs to be told. When we’re shooting for the film, it felt like a real encounter. There was not just action; there were a lot of emotions surrounding it…Anyone who likes John Abraham’s action sequences, they are going to love it; there is a hand to hand masale-daar action sequence”
The Batla House encounter, officially known as Operation Batla House, took place on 19 September 2008, against suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists in the Batla House locality in Jamia Nagar, Delhi. Two suspected terrorists were killed while two other suspects were arrested.
Batla House also features Prakash Raj, Mrunal Thakur and Ravi Kishan, and is slated for an August 15 release!
Check Out the Teaser:-