Bollywood actor Vidyut Jammwal Thursday said he has commenced shooting for his debut home production film ‘IB 71'. The espionage-thriller is being directed by filmmaker Sankalp Reddy, best known for the national award-winning 2017 war movie Ghazi.
According to the report, ‘IB 71' is based on a true incident of how Indian Intelligence Officers outwitted the entire Pakistani establishment and gave our armed forces the required advantage to face a two-front war.
The team kicked off its first schedule in Mumbai Thursday.
Jammwal, who plays the role of an Intelligence Officer, said he is excited about starting the first project of her production house Action Hero Films.
Vidyut Jammwal took to Twitter and shared a BTS video from the sets, While sharing an update on the film, he wrote, “It's a new year for us & everyone at @ActionHeroFilm1! #IB71 our maiden film as actor-producer goes on floors. Salute to the intelligence officers of India who inspired it (sic).”
— Vidyut Jammwal (@VidyutJammwal) January 13, 2022
‘IB 71' is presented by Gulshan Kumar, T-Series Film and Reliance Entertainment. The film stars Vidyut Jammwal in the lead and is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Action Hero Films, and Reliance Entertainment, co-produced by Abbas Sayyed, directed by Sankalp Reddy with a story by Aditya Shastri and screenplay by Storyhouse Films LLP.