OTT Giant MX Player’ unveils the first official trailer of Chhatrasal, starring Neena Gupta and Ashutosh Rana in the lead roles.
Helmed by Anadii Chaturvedi, the historical drama chronicles the life of King Chhatrasal, a hero from medieval India who never lost any battle against the Mughals, especially Aurangzeb.
The official handle of MX Player dropped the trailer on social media. It said, “Jo Aurangzeb pe pade bhaari akela, voh hai Bundela! Dekhiye ek ankahi aur ansuni kahaani, pyaar, tyaag, badle aur, kranti ki! #Chhatrasal, releasing on 29 July...@Neenagupta001 @ranaashutosh10 @jitin0804 @I_am_Vaibhavi @AnadiiChaturve1 #MXPlayer”
The historical epic also stars Jitin Gulati, Vaibhavi Shandilya, Manish Wadhwa, Anushka Luhar and Rudra Soni.
Based on the life of the unsung warrior King Chhatrasal of Bundelkhand, the story goes back to 16th century India when the Mughal empire was expanding under the leadership of tyrant Aurangzeb, who mounted towards Delhi and dethroned his father Shahjahan, declaring himself “Alamgir Aurangzeb”, which means 'conqueror of the world'. Around the same time in Bundelkhand, it was predicted that a child will be born who would free his people and bring them back to their motherland, he was Chhatrasal.
Chhatrasal streams from 29th July 2021.