Shershaah Movie Wiki Awards Songs News 2021 Bollywood by admin - July 26, 2021August 22, 20210 Shershaah is a 2021 Bollywood movie based on the 1999 Kargil War . It is directed by Vishnuvardhan making his directorial debut in Bollywood , he has earlier directed several hit Tamil films like Arrambam ( 2013 ) and Billa ( 2007 ) . Karan Johar and Kaash Entertainment officially announced the movie on 2 May 2019 . Sidharth Malhotra is the lead actor of the movie portraying the role of Param Vir Chakra Awardee Captain Vikram Batra while Kiara Advani in Vikram Batra’s fiance ( Dimple Cheema ) role is the leading actress . The film was scheduled to release theatrically on 3 July 2020 but was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and finally released on 12 August 2021 at Amazon Prime Video . Director Vishnuvardhan Production Company Dharma Productions Kaash Entertainment Distributed by Amazon Prime Video Full Cast Sidharth Malhotra Kiara Advani Shiv Pandit Nikitin Dheer Himmanshoo A. Malhotra Anil Charanjeett Sahil Vaid Raj Arjun Ankita Goraya Rakesh Dubey Pranay Singh Pachauri Pawan Chopra Mir Sarwar Shataf Figar Written By Sandeep Srivastava Dialogue Sandeep Srivastava Music Director Tanishk Bagchi B Praak Jaani Jasleen Royal Javed-Mohsin Vikram Montrose Background Score John Stewart Eduri Edited by A. Sreekar Prasad Cinematography Kamaljeet Negi Casting Jogi Mallang Visual Effects Red Chillies VFX Costume Design Eka Lakhani Production Design Subrata Chakraborty Amit Ray Action Director Stefan Richter Sunil Rodrigues Publicity Rahul Nanda Himanshu Nanda Running time 135 minutes Release Date 12 August 2021 Genre Action Biography Drama Average Rating 3 / 5 Verdict Hit Language Hindi Songs are composed by Tanishk Bagchi , B Praak , Jaani , Jasleen Royal , Javed-Mohsin and Vikram Montrose . Lyrics are written by Manoj Muntashir , Rashmi Virag , Jaani , Anvita Dutt and Tanishk Bagchi . Song Lyrics Music Singer Raataan Lambiyan Tanishk Bagchi Tanishk Bagchi Jubin Nautiyal Asees Kaur Ranjha Anvita Dutt Jasleen Royal Jasleen Royal B Praak Mann Bharrya 2.0 Jaani B Praak Jaani B Praak Jai Hind Ki Senaa Manoj Muntashir Vikram Montrose Vikram Montrose Kabhi Tumhe Rashmi Virag Javed-Mohsin Darshan Raval News & Trivia Shershaah is shot at Chandigarh, Palampur, Kargil-Ladakh and Kashmir. Siddarh Malhotra took military training and did all of the war sequences himself . Film was completed on 23 October 2020 . Shershaah trailer released on 26 July 2021 ( Kargil Vijay Diwas ) Siddarth Malhotra’s first double role . Siddarth Malhotra’s second role of army officer after Aiyaary in 2018 . It was scheduled to release theatrically on 3 July 2020 but was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic Shershaah received mixed reviews from critics, most of whom focused praise on Malhotra’s performance many considering it as his career best performance . Shubhra Gupta of The Indian Express gave the film 2 / 5 saying that “the Sidharth Malhotra film has neither the necessary drama inherent in a cracking war film, nor does it raise patriotic goosebumps” Taran Adarsh gave the film 3.5 / 5 calling Shershaah powerpacked and wrote, “Shershaah salutes the valor, courage and bravery of Kargil war hero Captain Vikram Batra” . Anupama Chopra wrote, “The film’s clunky structure doesn’t allow it to accrue tension or exert a grip, but it comes to life in the second hour once the battle begins.