Major is an upcoming Indian biographical action film based on the life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, who was killed in the 2008 Mumbai attacks. The film is directed by Sashi Kiran Tikka and is produced by Mahesh Babu and Sony Pictures under GMB Entertainment and A+S Movies banners.
Major film was shot in Telugu and Hindi at the same time and was later dubbed into Malayalam.
- Adivi Sesh as Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan
- Sobhita Dhulipala as Pramoda
- Saiee Manjrekar as Isha
- Prakash Raj as K. Unnikrishnan
- Revathi Nair as Dhanalakshmi Unnikrishnan
- Murali Sharma
Inspired by true events, the film depicts how Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan saved the lives of numerous hostages and was martyred in action during the November 2008 Mumbai attacks. Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was awarded the Ashoka Chakra, India’s highest peacetime gallantry award, on 26 January 2009.
Major Release Date
The film was initially set to release on 2 July 2021 but was postponed due to the covid-19 outbreak. The film is now set to release on 3rd June 2022.