‘Mission Mangal’ Trailer: ISRO Scientists Battle Against All Odds

The trailer for upcoming Bollywood film Mission Mangal released today. Inspired by India’s 2013 Mars space programme Mangalyaan, the film features an ensemble cast that includes Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Sharman Joshi and more.

Watch the trailer here:

The teaser for Mission Mangal had dropped on 8 July. It began with Akshay Kumar’s voice giving out an order, “This is Rakesh Dhawan. Mission Control initiating command for launch of the rocket to Mars.”And Vidya Balan busy commanding the controls. The teaser also gave us glimpses of the other actors.

Watch it here:

On the occasion of World Emoji Day on 17 July, Akshay Kumar revealed the official Twitter.

“It’s amazing to see so much enthusiasm to find the best emoji for #MissionMangal. The #MissionMangalEmoji has just been made. Thank you @TwitterIndia. #WorldEmojiDay,” he wrote.

The emoji depicts the Indian flag being hoisted on Mars.

Directed by Jagan Shakti, Mission Mangal will release in theatres on India’s Independence Day, 15 August.

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