In the middle of all the excitement, the makers of spy thriller BellBottom released the first official trailer late Friday night. Within hours of its publication, the trailer had surpassed the 17 million milestone.
Actor Akshay Kumar dropped the trailer on his social media profile. He captioned it, “Bringing back the magic of the big screen with #BellBottom. #BellBottomTrailer out now – @vashubhagnani @Vaaniofficial @humasqureshi @LaraDutta @ranjit_tiwari @jackkybhagnani @honeybhagnani @poojafilms @akshaykumar @monishaadvani @madhubhojwani @nikkhiladvani @aseem_arora #ParveezShaikh @EmmayEntertain @saregamaglobal @SonyMax @PrimeVideoIN @PenMovies”
Bringing back the magic of the big screen with #BellBottom.#BellBottomTrailer out now – https://t.co/SdWisNFdFr @vashubhagnani @Vaaniofficial @humasqureshi @LaraDutta @ranjit_tiwari @jackkybhagnani @honeybhagnani @poojafilms
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 3, 2021
The film, written by Aseem Arrora and Parveez Sheikh, stars Akshay Kumar as BellBottom, a RAW agent, as well as Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta, and Huma Qureshi. The film is based on the real-life hijacking of an Airbus A300 by Indian Airlines.
The film, directed by Ranjit M Tewari, is about a truly horrendous airline hijacking that occurred in India in 1984. The scheme is discovered by BellBottom, a RAW agent played by Akshay Kumar, and India’s first clandestine operation is launched. A genuine story led by BellBotom that went on to become one of the most defining moments in American history.
The film also stars Denzil Smith, Aniruddh Dave, Adil Hussain and Thalaivasal Vijay.
The film is a production by Vashu Bhagnani, Jackky Bhagnani, Deepshikha Deshmukh, Monisha Advani, Madhu Bhojwani and Nikkhil Advani, under Pooja Entertainment and Emmay Entertainment. Bell Bottom will release in cinemas on the 19th of August, 2021.