Ajay Devgn’s highly anticipated Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior trailer is as incredible and impactful as was expected from the actor. Ajay plays Maratha general Tanaji Malusare in the 100th film of his vocation and his first biographical drama.
While Ajay sparkles in the trailer, Saif Ali Khan as Uday Bhan, a Rajput working for Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, makes his essence felt as the antagonist. Kajol, as well, makes a brief but memorable appearance, leaving her fans asking for more. Packed with some noteworthy visuals, folk background music, and action scenes, the trailer appears to have a ton to offer.
The film picks up a chapter from the extraordinary battle for Kondhana when Taanaji took on Uday Bhan so as to raise the saffron flag, symbolic of Marathas. The enmity between the different sides is clear as Saif tells Ajay, “Teri mitti jazbat se judi hai aur meri akal pani se”.
Tanhaji is set in the seventeenth century and rotates around the life of Tanaji, one of the most fearless however unsung warrior in Indian history and the military leader in the army of Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
It is being created by Ajay with Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar. The movie will release next year on January 10.
Saif and Ajay are set to be seen together in the Om Raut directorial following 12 years. They last worked together in National Award-winning Omkara, directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. Ajay and Kajol are likewise together nine years after their last film, Toonpur Ka Super Hero.