Pankaj Tripathi shines in the latest ‘Main Atal Hoon’ trailer, offering a glimpse into the multifaceted life of Atal Bihari Vajpayee. From politics to historic events, the film promises a compelling narrative.
New Delhi, January 17, 2024 – In the much-anticipated second trailer of ‘Main Atal Hoon,’ the spotlight remains firmly on Pankaj Tripathi’s compelling portrayal of the late former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The film, directed by Ravi Jadhav and produced by Bhanushali Studios Limited and Legend Studios, promises a gripping narrative that delves into the pivotal moments in Vajpayee’s life.
The trailer begins by offering a glimpse into Vajpayee’s multifaceted persona, emphasizing that he was more than just a poet, a statesman, or a Prime Minister. As portrayed by Tripathi, Vajpayee is seen watching a film and remarking to a friend about the influence of public perception, setting the tone for the unfolding drama.
The narrative takes a bold step by addressing controversial topics such as Mahatma Gandhi’s death and Vajpayee’s initial foray into politics. It delves into the tumultuous period of the Emergency, showcasing how Vajpayee confronted Indira Gandhi and weathered criticism amid discussions about Nathuram Godse’s association with the RSS, a group to which Vajpayee briefly belonged.
The trailer further unfolds to depict key historical events, including the Babri Masjid destruction, the Pokhran nuclear test, and Vajpayee’s role during the Kargil War. Noteworthy moments include a commendation from late President Abdul Kalam for Vajpayee’s leadership during the Pokhran nuclear test and Vajpayee’s decision to launch a bus service between India and Pakistan, as well as his subsequent visit to Ayodhya post the Babri Masjid incident.
‘Main Atal Hoon’ boasts a stellar ensemble cast, including Piyush Mishra, Paayal Kapoor Nair, Harshad Kumar, Raja Rameshkumar Sevak, Daya Shankar Pandey, Pramod Pathak, Prasanna Ketkar, Haresh Khatri, Paula McGlynn, and Gauri Sukhtankar. The film, written by Rishi Virmani and Ravi Jadhav, is scheduled to hit theaters on January 19, promising an insightful and impactful cinematic journey through the life of one of India’s most revered leaders.