Bollywood to witness making of new common man's superhero Bhavesh Joshi


New Delhi, Eros International, Phantom Films and Reliance Entertainment present India's next masked Superhero 'Bhavesh Joshi Superhero' starring Harshvardhan Kapoor. The makers, alongside director Vikramaditya Motwane and Harshvardhan Kapoor showcased the trailer of the vigilante drama at an event on Wednesday. The film marks Harshvardhan Kapoor's second outing with a vigilante drama, featuring as a masked activist. The action-packed trailer will trace the journey of a group of friends who set out on the path of righteousness which says every common man can be a superhero. Over a series of thrilling incidents, their life takes a curve, leading to the emergence of a common man's Superhero in the form of 'Bhavesh Joshi Superhero'. Speaking about the film, director Vikramaditya Motwane shares, "Bhavesh Joshi Superhero is a film I've felt strongly for, since the last four years. As a Mumbaikar I feel strongly for the societal happenings. Ours is a story that traces the triggers for a boy's personal crusade against the system." "In Harshvardhan I found an actor having no baggage, raw and real, someone who could easily take up the challenge of being a common man as well as a masked Superhero. He exhibits all the vulnerabilities of a common man, the anger, the frustration, the quest for change...” adds Vikramaditya Motwane. While Sunil Lulla, Managing Director of Eros International adds, “There is a Bhavesh Joshi in all of us. It is the undeterred motivation that drives an ordinary individual to do the extra-ordinary." Co-producer Shibasish Sarkar of Reliance Entertainment says, “It is a very socially relevant film. In a time where the youth is actively participating, voicing their opinions on issues affecting the well being of the society, Bhavesh Joshi Superhero only channelises as a vigilante drama the effort of a common man to make a difference in his fight against corruption." The teaser to Bhavesh Joshi Superhero was unveiled recently receiving appreciation galore. The film not only left the millennials intrigued, but also had Bollywood town's young brigade like Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao in awe. Presented by Eros International & Phantom Films, Bhavesh Joshi Superhero is directed by Vikramaditya Motwane starring Harshvardhan Kapoor and is slated to release on May 25. The film is produced by Eros International, Reliance Entertainment, Vikas Bahl, Madhu Mantena and Anurag Kashyap.