Actor Vijay Deverakonda and Ananya Panday-starrer ‘Liger’ will release in theatres on September 9.The ‘Arjun Reddy’ fame, Vijay Deverakonda shared the news through his official Instagram account by sharing the official poster of the film. Alongside the picture, he wrote, “The Date is set. India – we are coming! September 9, 2021. #LIGER#SaalaCrossbreed#PuriJagannadh”.
The romantic sports film will be released in 5 languages – Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam.
Unveiling the release date of Liger, filmmaker Karan Johar also took to his Instagram handle and wrote, “All set to pack a punch around the globe! #Liger is releasing in theatres on 9th September worldwide in 5 languages – Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada & Malayalam. #Liger9thSept #SaalaCrossbreed”.
Ananya, who had started her career with Karan’s ‘Student of the Year 2’, was last seen in ‘Khaali Peeli’ opposite Ishaan Khatter. Apart from ‘Liger’, Ananya will also be seen in Shakun Batra’s next directorial, alongside Deepika Padukone and Siddhant Chaturvedi.
Liger is helmed by Puri Jagannadh and is being produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions along with Charmme Kaur. This film will mark the Bollywood debut of Vijay Deverakonda, Ananya Panday will mark her debut in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam film industries.
Apart from Vijay and Ananya the film also stars, Ronit Roy, Ramya Krishnan, Vishu Reddy, Makarand Deshpande among others. In January, Dear Comrade actor dropped his first look poster and introduced his fans with his character ‘Liger’. In the poster, Vijay appeared in a boxer’s avatar, while the face of a tiger and lion can be seen in the background.