Ajay Devgn Leads Indian Football's Golden Era
By: Nitin Singh
The Maidaan teaser for the upcoming Boney Kapoor production starring Ajay Devgn has been released after years of delay.
The teaser showcases the Indian football team in the 1950s, which has qualified for the Olympics for only the second time.
The team stands out because they play barefoot, making it a truly impressive feat.
The teaser introduces Syed Abdul Rahim, the broody coach played by Ajay, who takes a 'Kabir Khan' approach to coaching sports.
There are some stunning training montages, electrifying pep talks, and glimpses of the attacks the team faced.
The teaser promises some excellent cinematography, with shots of the team playing on dusty fields and tackling their opponents with grit and determination.
The music is composed by AR Rahman, adding another level of excitement to the film.
The film also stars Priyamani and is directed by Amit Sharma of Badhaai Ho fame.
The film's release was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic but is now set to hi
t theaters on June 23.
Maidaan Teaser: Ajay Devgn ‘Lassos’ in the Golden Era of Indian Football to the Big Screen in an Impressive First Look.