A few months ago, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's team announced that his film with Salman Khan, Inshallah is not happening now. This all happened after some differences between Salman Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. However, this all affected actress Alia Bhatt who was decided to play a leading role in the film opposite Salman Khan.
Interestingly, making his promise to Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Leela Bhansali announced his next directorial for Alia, 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'. Today, on the auspicious day of Diwali, the filmmaker announced the release date of Gangubai Kathiawadi and also announced his next directorial after Alia Bhatt starrer.
Trade expert Taran Adarsh shared a picture in the formal announcement of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next films. The announcement reads, "After the release of 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' on 11th September 2020, Sanjay Leela Bhansali to make his most ambitious magnum opus, 'Baiju Bawra - Revenge Story of Maverick Maestro.' The Musical saga will light up the screens on Diwali 2021".
#BreakingNews: After the release of #GangubaiKathiawadi on 11 Sep 2020, Sanjay Leela Bhansali to make his most ambitious film project... Titled #BaijuBawra... Revenge story of a maverick maestro... #Diwali2021 release. pic.twitter.com/8wrug6PeZS— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) October 27, 2019
Interestingly, with this announcement Bhansali has already booked two dates, Diwali 2021 for Baiju Bawra and 11th September 2020 for Gangubai. However, the casting of Gangubai and Baiju Bawra is not finalised yet and there is no announcement on casting has made yet.
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