This year has been a great year for Bollywood and with an even more exciting list of films listed for next year, we are eager for 2016 to come.
The reason behind this is 2016 will be the year of biggies. Yes, from Hrithik to SRK to Salman Khan to Aamir Khan, everyone will battle to become the king of box office.
Let’s take a look at most awaited Bollywood films of 2016.
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Nimrat Kaur
Director: Raja Menon
Release: 22 January 2016
Airlift is the story of Indians stranded in Kuwait during an Iraqi invasion. The film follows the story of how they, with the help of Ranjit Katyal, managed to survive the situation, and against all odds traveled a thousand kilometers across the border into Amman, Jordan.
Cast: Ajay Devgn, Sayesha Saigal
Director: Ajay Devgn
Release: Diwali 2016
It is a high-octane action drama film which stars Ajay Devgn in the lead role along with Sayesha Saigal, grand niece of legendary actor Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu. Ajay Devgn will be seen doing some high flying action sequences in the film.
Cast: Hrithik Roshan, Pooja Hegde
Director: Asotush Gowarikar
Release: 12 August 2016
It is an upcoming historical, adventure-romance film directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. It is a period adventure and love story set during the Indus Valley Civilization.
Cast: Shahrukh Khan, Mahira Khan
Director: Rahul Dholkia
Release: Eid 2016
SRK will play Raees, a Gujarati don who has an illegal alcohol business. The teaser of the film has received terrific response from audience. Directed by Rahul Dholakia, the film also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui who plays a tough policeman and Pakistani actress Mahira Khan in the lead role.
Cast: Aamir Khan
Director: Nitish Tiwari
Release: Christmas 2016
Dangal is inspired by the real life story of former wrestler Mahavir Phogat, who trains his two daughters in wrestling in an orthodox village of Haryana. The two daughters go ahead and make India proud as they win medals at the world wrestling championship. Aamir Khan plays the wrestler (Mahavir Phogat) and for playing this role he had to gain more than 20 kgs.
Cast: Salman Khan
Director: Ali Abbas Zafar
Release: Eid 2016
Salman Khan play the role of Kesari Sultan, a wrestler from Haryana. The first intense look of Salman from the film broke the internet. The film has been in the news as it will clash with Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees.
Other worth mentions
Fan – (Shahrukh Khan)
Housefull 3 – (Akshay Kumar)
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil – (Ranbir Kapoor)
Jagga Jasoos – (Ranbir Kapoor)
Rangoon – (Shahid Kapoor)
Kapoor and Sons – (Sidharth Malhotra)
MS Dhoni The Untold Story – (Sushant Singh Rajput)
Ki and Ka – (Arjun Kapoor)
So tell us which are your most awaited Bollywood movies of 2016. You can choose up to 4 films.
Voting is open till 12 January. (The time is extended after requests).