Dharma productions will make biopic on Kargil war hero Captain Vikram Batra who was posthumously awarded with Param Vir Chakra, India highest military decoration. Karan Johar on Thursday announced on his twitter handle. The name of film is Shershaah. The film stars Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani. The film is directed by Vishnu Vardhan. The film is produced under the banner of Dharma productions and is produced by Karan Johar, Hiroo Johar, Himanshu Gandhi, Ajay Shah, Apoorva Mehta and Shabbir Boxwala.
The movie is based on true story of kargil war hero Vikram Batra who was Indian Army officer martyred in kargil war of 1999 at the young age of 24 years. Sidharth Malhotra will play role of Captain Vikram Batra in Shershaah. Sidharth Malhotra will once again play role of Army officer. He was earlier seen in role of Army officer in Aiyaary. The film will hit the theatres in early months of 2020.