Actor-singer Diljit Dosanjh is all set with his next film Jogi. The film is headed for an OTT release. Set in Delhi in 1984, Jogi also stars Kumud Mishra, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub, Hiten Tejwani and Amyra Dastur.
The film unravels the story of a resilient friendship and courage in times of adversity when the national capital city was plagued by riots after former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's assassination.
Talking about the film, Diljit said in a statement: "Playing the role of Jogi has been one of the most fulfilling experiences and I am excited for my digital debut on Netflix. The entire team has worked really hard to bring to life this beautiful story and I want to thank Ali and Himanshu for trusting me with this role."
"Jogi is a very special film to me and who better than Diljit to helm the role of Jogi! It's about hope, brotherhood, and courage in the times of adversity and is a story of how tough times very often unite different people," said the director.
Produced by Himanshu Kishan Mehra and Zafar, Jogi will premiere on Netflix on September 16, 2022.