Nikhil Advani and his film production company Emmay Entertainment & Motion Pictures are proud to announce the commencement of principal photography of the true-life incidents inspired Airlift.
Presented by T-Series and Cape of Good, in strategic partnership
with Abundantia Entertainment, Airlift stars Akshay Kumar
and Nimrat Kaur, along with a carefully cast ensemble of
The film has been conceived and is directed by Raja Krishna
Menon. His last outing in this capacity was the critically
acclaimed Barah Aana.
An emotional Advani said, "I have a unique relationship with
Akshay, having directed him in two films. And now, as his producer,
it becomes my responsibility to fully support Raja to ensure we
present Akshay in a way that he surpasses audience
On the support he has received from Bhushan Kumar, Nikhil
concludes "Implicit mutual trust makes for a sincere project. We
are grateful that Bhushan ji and his team have made themselves
available to Airlift in this manner."
Airlift will be shot in Mumbai, areas around Gujarat and Rajasthan and Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE. The film is expected to release on January 22, 2016.