Gurkha Film: Upcoming biographical movie of an Indian Army War Hero

Monali GuptaJun 13 . 4 min read

Peeps welcome back. I hope you're all doing well and remember to stay hydrated this summer. After a short break, I'm back with an update on Akshay Kumar's upcoming film Gorkha. Gorkha is a Indian Hindi language film starring Akshay Kumar as military hero Major General Ian Cardozo and Gurkha movie release date is 15th August 2022. 

Akshay Kumar announced his latest project Gorkha on his social media profile. Gurkha movie is following the life of Indian Army war hero Major General Ian Cardozo, who served in the prestigious Gorkha Regiment. 

Gorkha movie Akshay Kumar is a biographical film directed by Sanjay PS Chauhan and produced by Aanand L Rai that will be released in India later this year. Akshay Kumar plays the lead in the Gurkha film. Colour Yellow Productions is working on the project alongside Cape of Good Films for producing this movie. The life of Major General Ian Cardozo, a great war hero of the Indian Army's Gorkha regiment(5th Gorkha Rifles), is depicted in the Gurkha Akshay Kumar movie. Now, let’s see the plot, release date, and other facts about Akshay Kumar Gurkha movie.

Gorkha Movie Plot 

The Gorkha film is based on a true story. It's about the life of an Indian Army combat hero Major General Lan Cardozo, who served in the prestigious Gorkha Regiment. Major General Lan Cardozo of the Indian Army, who served in the conflicts of 1962, 1965, and most memorably the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971, will be played by Akshay Kumar Wikipedia in Hindi.

Gorkha Cast, Crew, and others

Akshay Kumar plays the role of war hero Major General Ian Cardozo in Gurkha movie

Director: Sanjay PS Chauhan

Producer: Aanand L Rai

Genre: Thriller, War, Adventure

Language: Hindi

Release date: 15th August 2022

Gorkha Film Release Date

Gorkha will release on August 15, 2022. Its first poster, starring Akshay Kumar as Major General Ian Cardozo, was released on Dussehra 2021. Additional information about the film can be found as follows.

Gorkha Akshay Kumar Movie Extra

Akshay Kumar last year revealed Gorkha will be his upcoming film. He shared the news with his fans and followers on his IG (Instagram) account. “Sometimes you come across stories so inspiring that you just want to make them. #Gorkha - on the life of legendary war hero, Major General Ian Cardozo is one such film. Honored to essay the role of an icon and present this special film. Directed By - @sanjaypuransinghchauhan Written By - @neeraj.yadav911 & @sanjaypuransinghchauhan Produced By - @aanandlrai & #HimanshuSharma @cypplofficial #CapeOfGoodFilms #IanCardozo (sic),” wrote Akshay Kumar.

Actor Akshay Kumar will play Major General Ian Cardozo in the Gurkha movie. In addition to being crippled, he was a former Indian Army officer who led a battalion and a brigade. Because of an injury during the battle, Major General Ian Cardozo is paralyzed.

Apart from Gorkha, Akshay Kumar has recently had many films released, including Rohit Shetty's cop drama Sooryavanshi, Aanand L Rai's Raksha Bandhan, and Ram Setu, Bachchan Pandey, Prithviraj, Atrangi Re, and others.


I'm aware all of Akshay Kumar's fans are excited and eager to learn more, but we've only received this much information on the Gurkha film so far. Till then let us wait for the Gorkha film to be released on August 15th this year.

Frequently Asked Questions

When Gorkha Akshay Kumar Film release?

Gorkha is directed by Sanjay Puran Singh. Gurkha film release date is scheduled to release on August 15, 2022. The Hindi version of this film will be released on this date. Akshay Kumar and Raaj Vishwakarma will play the lead roles. Gorkha will launch on the genre.

Is Gorkha movie real?

The Gorkha Akshay Kumar's movie is based on the true events of Indian Army war hero Major General Ian Cardozo, who served in the prestigious Gorkha Regiment. In the movie, directed by Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan and produced by Aanand L Rai and Himanshu Sharma, the actor will play the lead role.

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