Diljit Dosanjh's upcoming thriller 'Jogi' trailer out now

Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, it is a story about friendship, courage, and hope

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Bollywood actor Diljit Dosanjh (AFP Photo)
Bollywood actor Diljit Dosanjh (AFP Photo)


Published: Tue 30 Aug 2022, 4:01 PM

Last updated: Tue 30 Aug 2022, 4:02 PM

Makers of the upcoming period emotional thriller film 'Jogi,' on Tuesday, shared the teaser of the film.

Taking to Instagram, Netflix dropped the trailer, which they captioned, 'Watch @diljitdosanjh in and as Jogi - a story about friendship, courage and hope. On 16th September, only on Netflix!"

Based on the 1984 Sikh riots, the film stars Diljit Dosanjh, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Kumud Mishra, Amyra Dastur and Hiten Tejwani in the lead roles.

Helmed by 'Sultan' director Ali Abbas Zafar, the film is all set to stream exclusively on Netflix from September 16, 2022.

The 2-minute trailer sets the scene in Delhi moments before the 1984 tragedy and the aftermath as Jogi fights for family, brotherhood and unity against all odds.

From family having breakfast, mob violence on the streets to a man fighting for his family, the trailer is full of thrill and emotions.

The film marks the digital debut of the 'Udta Punjab' actor.

Talking about his role in the film, Diljit said, "Playing the role of Jogi has been one of the most fulfilling experiences and I am excited for my digital debut on Netflix. The entire team has worked really hard to bring to life this beautiful story and I want to thank Ali and Himanshu for trusting me with this role. I am looking forward to audiences watching our film and showing their love."

The 'Tiger Zinda Hai' director stated, "'Jogi' is a very special film to me and who better than Diljit to helm the role of 'Jogi.' It's about hope, brotherhood and courage in the times of adversity and is a story of how tough times very often unite different people. I am extremely humbled that our story will reach millions of viewers not only in India but across the globe via Netflix."

Meanwhile, Diljit will be also seen in an upcoming family entertainer Punjabi film 'Babe Bhangra Paude Ne' alongside actor Sargun Mehta, which is all set to release on September 30, 2022.

Ali, on the other hand, is also working on his next action thriller project 'Bloody Daddy' with actor Shahid Kapoor. The film is an official Hindi adaptation of the French film 'Nuit Blanche.'

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