Four top action directors of the world roped in for ‘War’

Sakal Times
Friday, 19 July 2019

"Hrithik and Tiger will be seen fighting each other on land, ocean, ice and even air! We will be disclosing all these big action moments strategically to audiences,” says director Siddharth Anand.

Two of the biggest action heroes of Bollywood — Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff — have been pitted against each other in YRF’s upcoming action entertainer War. According to sources, the film has a series of massive showdowns and action spectacles that have been choreographed by four well-known action directors from across the globe! 

“We wanted to deliver the action experience for people to feel the adrenaline rush. We have four of the top action directors from different parts of the world like Paul Jennings, Franz Spilhaus, SeaYoung Oh and Parvez Shaikh — all specialists in creating different types of spectacles, choreography and never-seen-before action stunts. Hrithik and Tiger will be seen fighting each other on land, ocean, ice and even air! We will be disclosing all these big action moments strategically to audiences,” says director Siddharth Anand.

Paul has worked in Hollywood action films like The Dark Knight, San Andreas, Jack Reacher and Game of Thrones. South Korean master action director SeaYoung Oh is known for designing brilliant hand-to-hand combat sequences. He has worked in films like Avengers: Age of Ultron, Pokemon XY, Snowpiercer, among others. Franz Spilhaus has designed action sequences in films like Safe House starring Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds, Eye in the Sky, Death Race etc. Parvez Shaikh has previously designed action in Bollywood films like Tiger Zinda Hai, Junglee, Kesari, Mary Kom, among others. 

The high-octane War that also stars Vaani Kapoor is set to release in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on October 2.

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