Punjabi movies are slowly becoming relevant in Indian pop culture. Ever since Jatt & Juliet and Carry On Jatta released in 2012, Punjabi cinema become more prevalent in the entirely of North India. Now a big chunk of the Hindi moviegoing audience also prefers to watch Punjabi movies, especially those in the comedy genre. From Carry On Jatta 3 to Yaar Anmulle Returns, here are 7 Punjabi movies we are excited about in 2020.
The first major Punjabi movie that releases in Indian theaters is Jinde Meriye, arriving on January 24, 2020. The movie has a star cast that includes Parmish Verma, Sonam Bajwa, Navneet Kaur Dhillon, and Hardeep Gill. Punjabi movie fans are in for a treat!
In February, Punjabi cinema gets its first action drama of the decade with Zakhmi. Starring Dev Kharoud in the lead role, this Punjabi flick has been directed by Inderpal Singh and produced by Binnu Dhillon. Releases February 07, 2020.
The Valentine's Day (February 14, 2020) movie release for Punjabi cinema is Sufna. Featuring Ammy Virk and Tania in lead roles, Sufna is a highly anticipated Punjabi romantic drama by director Jagdeep Sidhu.
Ik Sandhu Hunda Si
Ik Sandhu Hunda Si is Gippy Grewal's first Punjabi movie of the year and yet another action drama to release in 2020. The movie also stars other popular actors including Neha Sharma, Pavan Malhotra, and Mukul Dev. Rakesh Mehta is directing. Movie out on February 21, 2020.
Yaar Anmulle Returns
Sequel to 2011's Yaar Anmulle, Yaar Anmulle Returns might be back in 2020. Set to release in March this year, the Punjabi movie is expected to borrow the elements of comedy, romance, and drama from the original.
Phatte Dinde Chakk Punjabi
Yet another comedy drama, the genre that Punjabi cinema is now synonymous, Phatte Dinde Chakk Punjabi is also scheduled to release in 2020. This movie stars Gippy Grewal, and is being directed by Smeep Kang.
Carry On Jatta 3?
Carry On Jatta 3 is expected to be the biggest release of 2020, completing the trilogy of the comedy film franchise. The movie has been teased for a release in 2020 and is expected to bring together the original cast once again.