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Fighter new poster - Hrithik Roshan’s look as a squadron leader unveiled and it has a ‘Pathaan’ connect

Hrithik Roshan, who will soon be seen in Siddharth Anand’s directorial ‘Fighter’, has dropped his look from the film. Here is what he describes it as.

Fighter new poster - Hrithik Roshan’s look as a squadron leader unveiled and it has a ‘Pathaan’ connect

Stills from the set of Fighter. 

Last Updated: 06.25 PM, Dec 04, 2023


Woah! In a big development for Bollywood lovers, the team of ‘Fighter’ this evening unveiled the first look of Hrithik Roshan as a squadron leader named Shamsher Pathania, who will be popularly known as ‘Patty’ in the film. Clearly, with less than two months remaining for the release of this action thriller, the moviemakers are leaving no stone unturned to promote the movie in full swing.

Reportedly, this look of Hrithik Roshan has been released just days before the release of the Fighter teaser – which is expected to be out on December 7.

Hrithik Roshan’s first look as a squadron leader has a ‘Pathaan’ connect

Taking to his social media, Hrithik Roshan shared the first look. Describing his character of Patty aka Squadron Leader Shamsher Pathania, he jotted down the caption - "Squadron Leader Shamsher Pathania | Call Sign: Patty | Designation: Squadron Pilot | Unit: Air Dragons | Fighter Forever #Fighter #FighterOn25thJan #FighterMovie"

By looking at Hrithik Roshan’s picture, it is obvious to conclude that Roshan perfectly stepped into the shoes of a Squadron Pilot from the Air Dragons unit, promising a high-octane adrenaline-packed journey.

Soon after this post surfaced online, one Instagrammer in the comments section wondered whether Hrithik Roshan’s name draws inspiration from Shah Rukh Khan starrer Pathaan. He said, “Shamsher Pathania – the surname has a Shah Rukh Khan connect”

“Waiting for this film to hit the theatres... January films are usually blockbusters... Pathaan was, and Fighter will be one,” wrote another Instagrammer.


About the movie ‘Fighter’

In the epic tale of Fighter, witness Hrithik Roshan's transformation into the top fighter pilot of India, known as Patty. As the curtains will rise soon, prepare for an electrifying cinematic journey, where Fighter sets out to redefine action infused with patriotic spirit. The film introduces a fresh pairing of Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone, igniting excitement for their on-screen chemistry and individual prowess. Directed by Siddharth Anand and brought to you by Viacom18 Studios in collaboration with Marflix Pictures, this movie promises to transcend boundaries with its stellar cast and gripping narrative.

Mark your calendars for the release on January 25, 2024, coinciding with India's 75th Republic Day. This film is touted to be the first-ever Indian aerial action franchise film.

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