Ajay Devgn's much-anticipated film, Maidaan, has had a lengthy production journey, spanning five years. Initially expected to release in 2020, the movie faced repeated delays and is now set to hit theaters in April 2024, coinciding with the festive occasion of Eid.
Originally slated for a February 17, 2023 release, Ajay Devgn had announced this date in 2022 after several postponements. However, the film's release date has once again been pushed back, this time to April 2024.
Sharing the film's release date, Ajay Devgn penned, "The much-awaited game is about to flag off worldwide. Mark your calendars as #Maidaan takes over fields this Eid, April 2024, promising an inspiring tale that will leave you cheering & celebrating with pride."
The teaser for Maidaan, unveiled the previous year, provides a sneak peek into the captivating era of Indian football from 1952 to 1962. It highlights the commendable journey of the Indian football team, showcasing their determination to qualify for the Olympics despite facing challenges like the lack of proper footwear.
Directed by Amit Sharma, Maidaan narrates the inspiring true story of Syed Abdul Rahim, an unsung hero who brought glory to India through football. The film aims to shed light on Rahim's significant contributions during the golden era of Indian football.
Despite the extended production period and the challenges faced, Ajay Devgn's Maidaan promises to be a compelling cinematic experience, portraying the resilience and achievements of the Indian football team during a pivotal period in the nation's sports history. As fans eagerly await its release, Maidaan is poised to make a mark at the box office in April 2024.
Apart from this, recently Ajay Devgn also confirmed the release date of his film 'Raid 2' which will be released on November 15 2024, and has also announced the new film titled 'Shaitaan' which will be released on March 8th.