Karan Johar Revels the Release Date for Lakshya’s Debut Film ‘Kill’ – Set to Hit Theatres on July 5, 2024
The highly-anticipated Bollywood debut of Lakshya, titled “Kill,” is ready to make its mark on the silver screen. Produced under the banners of Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta’s Dharma Productions, along with Guneet Monga Kapoor & Achin Jain’s Sikhya Entertainment, the action-packed film is scheduled for a theatrical release on July 5, 2024. Karan Johar recently took to social media to share the exciting news along with the film’s poster.
Karan Johar shared the gripping poster of “Kill” and teased the audience with the caption, “Blood. Blood. And blood! We are unleashing this beast of a film to you – #Kill in theatres on 5th July 2024 in India.” The announcement has sparked anticipation among movie enthusiasts, eager to witness the Bollywood debut of Lakshya in this intense action thriller.
“Kill” revolves around star-crossed lovers Tulika (Maniktala) and Amrit (Lakshya). Their clandestine relationship faces a significant threat when Tulika’s family takes her on the Rajdhani Express for an arranged marriage in New Delhi. Unwilling to let fate dictate their story, Amrit and his friend, along with commandos, embark on a rescue mission that transforms into a gory adventure. The film delves into the blurred lines between duty and emotion, exploring how far a man can go in love to rewrite his destiny.
Directed by Nikhil Nagesh Bhat, “Kill” is a joint production effort from powerhouse banners – Dharma Productions and Sikhya Entertainment. Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta oversee the production for Dharma, while Guneet Monga Kapoor & Achin Jain contribute from Sikhya Entertainment. Starring Lakshya, alongside Raghav Juyal and Tanya Maniktala, the film made its world premiere at the 2023 Toronto International Film Festival as a Midnight Madness selection.
An intriguing aspect of “Kill” is its collaboration with Lionsgate, a prominent Hollywood studio. Lionsgate has secured the North American and U.K. rights for the film, marking a historic moment as the first time an Indian production has joined forces with a Hollywood studio for the theatrical release of a mainstream Hindi language film in North America and the U.K.
“Kill” not only promises a gripping narrative and stellar performances but also signifies a landmark collaboration between Indian and Hollywood cinema. The film’s unique plot, coupled with the Bollywood debut of Lakshya, adds to the anticipation surrounding its release. As the countdown begins for the theatrical unveiling on July 5, 2024, “Kill” is set to captivate audiences with its adrenaline-pumping action and an emotional rollercoaster ride, establishing itself as a significant milestone in the realm of Indian cinema.