During the lockdown, Ajay Devgn had announced that his movie Bhuj: The Pride of India will get a direct-to-digital release on Disney+ Hotstar. However, the shooting of the film is still left, and according to a report in Mumbai Mirror, Ajay has flown down to Hyderabad, India to shoot for the movie.
After wrapping up Bhuj: The Pride Of India, Ajay will start shooting for Mayday in which he is not just an actor, but he will also direct it. Mayday will also be shot in Hyderabad.
A source told the tabloid, “From December 11, Ajay jumps on to his directorial, Mayday, which reunites him with Amitabh Bachchan after almost eight years, with his De De Pyaar De co-star, Rakul Preet Singh, as his co-pilot. They will be shooting non-stop till January-end. Rakul will join the shoot from mid-December and the entire team will be stationed together in Hyderabad in a bio-bubble.”
The second schedule of the film will take place in Mumbai and Amitabh Bachchan will join the team in that schedule.
Apart from Bhuj and Mayday, Ajay Devgn also has Maidaan lined-up and while a major chunk of the film has been shot, the makers have to shoot a few football scenes. The source added, “The film involves several global players as part of international football teams and an exact schedule will be chalked out once there is clarity on overseas travel protocol.”
Ajay will also be seen in RRR. He had shot for his scenes before the lockdown.