- Chhalaang trailer released on Saturday
- He introduces Rajkummar and Zeeshan as PT teachers
- The film was directed by Hansal Mehta
The creators of Chhalaang released the trailer for the film on Saturday and it is about Rajkummar Rao and Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub’s pride fight. The duo play the role of PT teachers in the film which also stars Nushrat Bharucha. The first half of the trailer shows how Montu (Rajkummar Rao), a “typical PT master for whom it’s just a job,” falls in love with his fellow teacher at his school – Neelu (Nushrat Bharucha). However, his life takes a new turn after another PT teacher – Mr. Singh (Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub) – arrives at school and becomes the villain of Montu and Neelu’s love story. The second half of the trailer shows that Montu, who loves his job but can’t sacrifice his pride for it, is determined to defeat his senior PT teacher and for that he begins to train his students for a tough competition – a competition for pride. .
The trailer also features previews of Satish Kaushik, Ila Arun, and Saurabh Shukla. Chhalaang was directed by Hansal Mehta and co-produced by Ajay Devgn, Luv Ranjan and Ankur Garg.
Sharing the trailer on social media, the creators described the plot as follows: “Chhalaang is a hilarious yet inspiring journey by a PT master from a semi-government funded school in North India. Montu (Rajkummar Rao) is a typical PT master for whom this is just a job. When circumstances bring everything Montu cares about, including Neelu (Nushrat Bharucha) whom he loves, Montu is forced to do what he never did – Teach. Through Montu’s journey, Chhalaang humorously addresses the value of sports education in school curricula. “
Watch the trailer for Chhalaang here:
Chhalaang It was originally slated for release Jan.31, but manufacturers three times before finalizing Nov.13 as the final release date. It will premiere on Prime Video this Diwali.
Chhalaang will mark Rajkummar Rao’s sixth collaboration with Hansal Mehta. The duo have previously worked together in Shahid, CityLights, Aligarh and Omerta.