Sanjay Dutt’s stars in Panipat as Ahmad Shah Abdali, Poster is out

Sanjay Dutt looks menacing as Ahmad Shah Abdali in the new poster of Panipat and ready to thwart the Maratha Empire with his wrath. Directed by Ashutosh Gowarikar, Panipat is a historical period drama that dates back to the Third Battle of Panipat fought between the Maratha Empire and the King of Afghanistan, Ahmad Shah Abdali in 1761. The film stars Sanjay Dutt, Kriti Sanon, and Arjun Kapoor as the central characters and boasts an ensemble encompassing Mohnish Bahl, Nawab Shah, Kunal Kapoor, Milind Gunaji, Zeenat Aman, Padmini Kolhapure and Mir Sarwar in pivotal roles. Helmer Ashutosh Gowarikar has brought the best star cast together as he promises to recreate the gory battle on screen and take us back to the 18th century. The trailer of Panipat is slated to be out tomorrow and today, the makers of the film have released a new poster featuring Sanjay Dutt as Ahmad Shah Abdali. The actor looks menacing as the ferocious King of Afganistan, all ready to thwart the Maratha Empire and take over the land of Panipat. The dreadful battle between the Marathas and Afghans led by Ahmad Shah Abdali saw over 1,00,000 soldiers of the former perish into the wilderness. Sanjay Dutt’s feral expressions in the poster give a glimpse of his character’s vehemence The film also stars Arjun Kapoor as Sadashiv Rao Bhau, the commander in chief of the Maratha army in the Third Battle of Panipat and Kriti Sanon as his second wife Parvati Bai. Panipat marks the comeback of the two 80’s actresses Zeenat Aman and Padmini Kolhapure as Sakeena Begum and Gopika Bai.

Sanjay Dutt’s stars in Panipat as Ahmad Shah Abdali, Poster is out