It was a special year for Yash Raj Films as one of the oldest and most iconic production houses of the industry is turning 50. The officials had some special plans to make this celebration commendable. Now due to the coronavirus pandemic it had been delayed.
According to the information the plans to celebrate YRF’s 50th anniversary via Project 50 have now been delayed.
Project 50 was said to be an announcement of sorts that would be made to celebrate 50 years since YRF.
A grand event was also planned to feature top actors including Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan and Aamir Khan. They were supposed to be talking about their experience working with Yash Raj Films and the late Yash Chopra.
However look at the current situation it has been delayed. A daily quoted as source as saying, “Project 50 was supposed to be a big event that would announce even bigger films, but with the lockdown all plans for it have now been pushed. In fact, the studio was also recording messages from A-list actors who they have worked with in the past, but that has also been affected due to the lockdown. In essence all prep work for the grand celebrations has taken a hit, and has been pushed.”
“All projects, be it with Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif or anyone has been pushed. No date has been finalized yet, but the studio will take a decision based on the scenario once the lockdown has been lifted and things go back to normal,” it added.
Lastly it was quoted as,“Though as of now everything has been delayed, Yash Raj Films is looking to announce Project 50 and all the film that come as part of it in June or July. Though it is still too early to say anything about each individual project, the studio is working hard to ensure that the 50 years celebration does not get delayed much despite the pandemic.”