Brilliant actor Pankaj Tripathi is back with another exciting project in which he will captivate the audience with his amazing acting skills and signature humor. The trailer for his upcoming film “Sherdil: The Pilibhit Saga” was released on Friday and features Tripathi as a village chief who tries to fight wild animals and corruption in order to support his family and his village.
The film’s main plot revolves around the protagonists’ scheme to fall prey to a tiger so that its family can obtain compensation from the government. The film would be based on real events. The central theme of this seemingly light-hearted film reflects how poor and helpless people are forced to do unimaginable acts to meet their basic needs.
Speaking about the film, director Srijit Mukherji said in a statement, “Sherdil: The Pilibhit Saga has been a dream project for years. After reading the real-life incidents in 2017, I immediately wrote the story and recorded it and wanted to do it for as long as possible.So after 5 years the dream comes true and we bring you the story of Gangaram on the big screen.
Also starring Sayani Gupta and Neeraj Kabi, the film is set to hit theaters on June 24.