Disney+Hotstar VIP revealed the first look of “1962 – The War in the Hills” The series will be streaming on 26th Feb 2021 on Disney + Hotstar.
The series star cast is Abhay Deol, Sairat fame Akash Thosar, Mahie Gill (recently introduced), Meiyang Chang, Sumeet Vyas, Bijou Thaangjam. Liao Meng Chi.
Abhay Deol also shared the first look on his social media handle,” WATCH THE TRAILER FOR MY NEW SHOW! What better occasion than today to salute all those brave hearts who fought to protect our motherland… Presenting the first look of #HotstarSpecials1962 – The War In The Hills. Episodes out on Feb 26 only on @disneyplushotstarvip. Jai Hind! @arreindia @maheshmanjrekar”
Disney + HotstarVIP revealed the first look of the web series recently on their Twitter handle, “Presenting the first look of #HotstarSpecials1962 – The War In The Hills. An untold story of bravery and courage. All episodes out on Feb 26. Jai Hind! @ArreTweets @manjrekarmahesh @AbhayDeol #HotstarSpecials1962 #TheWarInTheHills #StreamingFromFeb26”
Akash Thosar shared his look on his social media handle,” 1962: The War in the Hills is a dream project for me! Ever since I was a child, I had a dream of joining the Indian Army. If I wasn’t an actor, my career was definite to be joining the forces to protect our country.” Presenting to you, Sepoy Kishan. #HotstarSpecials1962 #TheWarInTheHills streaming on @disneyplushotstarvip from Feb 26.
The series is directed by famous director, producer and actor Mahesh Manjrekar, he is known for directing acclaimed films like Vaastav, Viruddha.. Family comes first & Astitva.
The series is based on the 1962 India-China war and will narrate an untold story of bravery and valour. 125 Indian soldiers defend a strategic pass against 3000 Chinese soldiers. This was a battle of dauntless courage, fought to the last bullet.
Abhay Deol has acted in the movies like Socha Na Tha (2005), Ek Chalis ki Last Local & Manorama Six Feet Under (2007), Oye Lucky! Luck Oye! (2008), Dev D (2009), Zindagi na Milegi Dobara (2011), Chakravyuh (2012), Raanjhanaa (2013), Happy Bhag Jayegi (2016), Chopsticks (Netflix release 2019) and What are the Odds (2020).
Sairat Fame, Akash Thosar will essay the role of Kishan, who is part of the battalion led by Major Suraj Singh (Deol). “Ever since I was a child, I had a dream of joining the Indian Army and I had also tried giving my tests twice to get selected before getting into the movie industry. Not only an Army officer but I also tried to enrol myself in the police services. If I wasn’t an actor, my career was definite to be joining the forces to protect our country,”
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