Earlier today, we had reported that the makers of ‘PadMan’ are in a dilemma due to the reports of the new release date of ‘Padmavati’. And now, here we have a confirmed news about the release date of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s directorial.
Now our sources have exclusively confirmed to us that Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh-Shahid Kapoor-starrer will be hitting the screens on January 26, 2018. Yes, you guys read it right! The much-awaited film will be hitting the screens on Republic Day. The movie was recently passed with a U/A certificate. And the title of the film has been changed to ‘Padmavat’.
Our sources further reveal that because it’s Deepika’s birthday tomorrow, her fans are in for a treat as the makers might officially announce the release date tomorrow. And you never know, we might also get to see a new poster of the film with ‘Padmavat’ as the title.
Now on the same day, Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘PadMan’ was slated to hit the screens. But, the movie has now been re-scheduled to release a day earlier i.e. January 25 and Akshay himself took to Twitter to confirm the same.
Check out his tweet below:
Superhero ke saath Super Republic week. #PadMan releasing on 25th January, 2018!@PadManTheFilm @sonamakapoor @radhika_apte @mrsfunnybones @SonyPicsIndia @kriarj #RBalki
10:10 PM - Jan 4, 2018
Twinkle Khanna quote retweeted this and gave a quirky reason for releasing their film a day before.
A day early just like your period sometimes Here comes Padman on 25th January 2018! https://t.co/pT11KKLpSD
— Twinkle Khanna (@mrsfunnybones) January 4, 2018
So where does this leave Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee-starrer ‘Aiyaary’?
If our sources are to be believed then the makers of the aforesaid have already taken the decision to push the release date from January 26 to a later date which will be announced in a few days.
After a mighty wait regarding release date of ‘Padmavati’ , this Republic week will be interesting as we will witness the biggest of stars’ and films’ clash at the box office.