Bollywood, over the last half-decade or so, has been engrossed by the biopic genre. We had biopics made on MC Mary Kom, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Mahavir Phogat in the recent past. Now, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is portraying the larger than life character of late Bal Thackeray in ‘Thackeray’ biopic.


Shiv Sena supremo and founder Bal Thackeray had a huge presence and was one of the most strongest and fierce political leaders of independent India. In the ‘Thackeray’ biopic’s trailer, we can see Nawaz totally nailing the humongous persona and presence of Bal Thackeray.

In the trailer of ‘Thackeray’, we see the life and times of Bal Thackeray and his political journey in a nutshell. The trailer also deals with the sensitive topic of Babri Masjid demolition, 1993 Mumbai riots, and other things. Nawazuddin as Bal Thackeray has done total justice to the aura and magnificent persona of Bal Thackeray.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui totally brings Thackeray on screen and the trailer deals with various stages of this Maratha strongman’s life. ‘Thackeray’ trailer is bold, big and will keep you engrossed.

‘Thackeray’ is slated to release on January 23, 2019, and is directed by Abhijit Panse.

Also Read: Check out the motion poster of Nawazzudin’s ‘Thackeray’ here