John Abraham starrer 'Parmanu' to release on May 25
The trailer of the John Abraham-starrer film "Parmanu-The Story of Pokhran", has been released today on the 20th anniversary of nuclear test explosions at Pokhran in Rajasthan. A statement issued by John's company JA Entertainment stated that as per the order of Bombay High Court, "The movie will release on May 25, under the joint banner of JA Entertainment, Zee Studios and Kyta Productions."
Pooja Entertainment will distribute movie in India, Zee Studios overseas
"There is no other producer associated with this project. The film will be distributed in India by Vashu Bhagnani's Pooja Entertainment and will be distributed overseas by Zee Studios," the statement read. "We are extremely thankful to the Bombay HC for the speedy resolution of various issues at hand thus paving the way for our film's release," it added.
New release-date after fallout between JA Entertainment, KriArj Entertainment
Statement regarding the new release date and trailer launch announcement comes after the news of fallout between John's JA Entertainment and co-producers KriArj Entertainment. John had decided to go solo with his forthcoming project after his production house terminated partnership with KriArj Entertainment over material breaches and bad reputation. KriArj Entertainment had accused JA Entertainment of not fulfilling their commitment to finish the project.
Film was earlier scheduled to release in December 2017
The film was earlier scheduled to release in December 2017 but reportedly got delayed to avoid a clash at the box office with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat". The release was later postponed thrice owing to the dispute. The film was directed by Abhishek Sharma.