On Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary, Mahesh Manjrekar announces film on his assassin Godse

While cast has yet to be locked, filming is expected to begin in the second half of 2022. pic.twitter.com/S6s1Er2e30
— Mahesh Manjrekar (@manjrekarmahesh) October 2, 2021
This is the third film that Mahesh Manjrekar will be directing for Sandeep Singh’s Legend Global Studio after Swatantra Veer Savarkar, also a biopic on India’s freedom struggle, and White. Mahesh, Raaj and I intend to bring out the factual story and thereby bring this cinematic opus of forgotten history characters for today’s generation. While telling his story, we neither want to patronize nor want to speak against anyone. Also Read |Samantha and Naga Chaitanya ‘part ways as husband and wife’: ‘Our friendship will always hold a special bond between us’

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Updated: October 2, 2021 7:21:44 pm

Godse will go on floors in the second half of 2022. I always believe in hard hitting subjects and uncompromised storytelling and this one fits the bill. (Photo: PR Handour)
Filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar, on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti, announced he would direct a film, Godse, based on the life of Nathuram Godse, the assassin of the “Father of Nation”. Get ready to witness a story no one dared to tell before! People do not know much about Godse other than he’s the man who fired at Gandhi. We’ll leave it to the audience on who is right or wrong,” he said in a statement. Director Mahesh Manjrekar said that the intention with Godse is to let audience decide “who is right or wrong”. Sandeep Singh, Raaj Shaandilyaa and Mahesh Manjrekar announce a film “Godse” on Mahatma Gandhi’s 152nd birth anniversary
“The story of Nathuram Godse has always been close to my heart. This would mark Sandeep Singh and Mahesh Manjrekar’s third collaboration after Swatantra Veer Savarkar and White. I am already collaborating with Mahesh Manjrekar on Swatantra Veer Savarkar and White – and I am happy that he has come on board for Godse as well,” Sandeep Singh said in a statement. The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards. There are various versions of the stories about Godse and Gandhiji. It takes a lot of courage to back a film of this nature. The film will be produced by Sandeep Singh and Raaj Shaandilyaa, who last helmed Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer Dream Girl. Godse is co-produced by Vimal Lahoti, Jay Pandya and Abhay Verma. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Producer Sandeep Singh said that he had wanted to back a film on Godse since the beginning of his career and he wished to bring on screen the “factual story”.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
“The Nathuram Godse’s story is the one which I wanted to tell ever since I made my first film. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd “The story of Nathuram Godse has always been close to my heart. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. The makers also released a teaser poster of the film along with the announcement that reads — “Janamdin ki hardik shubhkaamnaaye ‘Bapu’ … Aapka, Nathuram Godse”. Currently, scripting is underway. This is an untold tale that deserves to be presented to the cinemagoers.