Atrangi Re

Atrangi Re is an upcoming Indian romantic drama film directed by Aanand L. Rai and starring Dhanush, Sara Ali Khan, and Akshay Kumar.[2] Music of the film is composed by A R Rahman. Produced by T-Series, Colour Yellow Productions and Cape of Good Films. It was originally scheduled for worldwide release on 14 February 2021 in theatres, coinciding with Valentine's Day.[3][4] However, it was indefinitely pushed due to post-production delays owing to COVID-19 pandemic in India. The film finally scheduled for release on 6 August 2021.[1]

Atrangi Re
Atrangi Re film poster.jpg
Official poster
Directed byAanand L. Rai
Produced by
Written byHimanshu Sharma
Music byA. R. Rahman
CinematographyPankaj Kumar
Edited byHemal Kothari
Distributed byPanorama Studios
Release date
  • 6 August 2021 (2021-08-06)[1]



Atrangi Re was officially announced with a motion poster on 30 January 2020.[7] Khan and Dhanush commenced shoot on 1 March 2020 in Lucknow, before the production got halted in the 3rd week of March due to COVID-19 pandemic in India.[8] Both of them resumed their portions in July 2020, post which Kumar joined the sets on 4 December 2020.[9] Dhanush and Kumar wrapped up the film in the end of December.[10][11] Finally entire film was wrapped up on 27 March 2021.[12][13]


Atrangi Re
Soundtrack album by
Released2021 (2021)
StudioPanchathan Record Inn and AM Studios, Chennai, A.R. Studios Mumbai
Genrefolk-classical, Feature film soundtrack
LanguageHindi, Tamil
ProducerA.R. Rahman
A. R. Rahman chronology
Atrangi Re

The film score and soundtrack are composed by A. R. Rahman making his second collaboration with Aanand L. Rai after Raanjhanaa, with lyrics by Irshad Kamil. The first track rendered by Shreya Ghoshal had already been recorded.[14] The film's songs are folk-classical-based compositions.[15]

Dhanush performed a song for the album.[16]


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  2. ^ "Akshay Kumar Signs Aanand L Rai's Musical 'Atrangi Re', to Share Screen Space with Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush". News18. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Akshay Kumar teams up with Sara Ali Khan & Dhanush for Atrangi Re; Reveals he said yes to it in 10 minutes". Pinkvilla. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  4. ^ "Sara Ali Khan to star with Akshay Kumar and Dhanush in Atrangi Re. Shooting starts on March 1". India Today. 30 January 2020. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  5. ^ "Sara Ali Khan to play a double role in Atrangi Re, to romance Akshay Kumar, Dhanush in Bihar and Madurai: report". Hindustan Times. 20 February 2020.
  6. ^ "Akshay Kumar's first look revealed from Atrangi Re". Techly360. 28 March 2021.
  7. ^ "'Atrangi re': Sara Ali Khan pens a heartfelt note for the makers; says 'I can't believe my luck' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  8. ^ "Atrangi Re: Sara Ali Khan to romance both Akshay Kumar and Dhanush in Anand L Rai film". India Today. 20 February 2020.
  9. ^ "Sara, Akshay, Dhanush's 'Atrangi Re' goes on floors!". Ani News. 5 March 2020. Retrieved 2 January 2021.
  10. ^ "Anand L.Rai wraps up shoot for 'Atrangi Re' in Agra with picture on social media - Take a look". Zee News. 29 December 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2021.
  11. ^ "Aanand L Rai wraps up Dhanush and Sara Ali Khan-starrer Atrangi Re shoot in Delhi". New Indian Express. 28 December 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2021.
  12. ^ "Akshay Kumar turns magician on last day of 'Atrangi Re' shoot; thanks Dhanush and Sara Ali Khan for letting him be a part of this 'beautiful film'". The Times of India. 27 March 2021. Retrieved 27 March 2021.
  13. ^ "Akshay Kumar holds the King card in new Atrangi Re pic, thanks Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush as he wraps filming". Hindustan Times. 27 March 2021. Retrieved 27 March 2021.
  14. ^ Rai, Aanand L. (12 February 2020). "Ek aur shaher ek aur gali...ek aur kahani. @arrahman @Irshad_Kamil". @aanandlrai (in Hindi). Retrieved 12 March 2020.
  15. ^ Atrangi Re | Announcement | Aanand L Rai | AR Rahman | Akshay Kumar, Sara Ali Khan, Dhanush, retrieved 15 March 2020
  16. ^ "Dhanush sings for AR Rahman for the first time". The News Minute. 30 October 2020. Retrieved 31 October 2020.

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