‘Aiyaary’ trailer: Manoj Bajpayee, Sidharth Malhotra rock as army officers

The trailer of ‘Aiyaary’ starring Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee was released today and it is quite convincing. The film is written and directed by Neeraj Pandey.

'Aiyaary' is based on true events. It tells the story of two Indian Army officers, the mentor, Colonel Abhay Singh (Manoj Bajpayee) and his protégé Major Jai Bakshi (Sidharth Malhotra). Both patriotic in heart, uncompromising. After a fallout, Jai Bakshi decides to turn scoundrel.

Neeraj Pandey in a recent interview with a leading daily mentioned the meaning of the word, ‘Aiyaary’. He said that it meant the ‘ultimate trickery’. “The word ‘Aiyaary’ fabulously sums up what a Soldier resorts to ultimately in the face of extreme crisis. His intelligence, sharpness and wit not only bedazzles his own troop but also earns him the respect of his enemies,” he said.

'Aiyaary' features Sidharth Malhotra, Manoj Bajpayee in the lead roles along with Naseerudin Shah, Anupam Kher, Rakul Preet, Pooja Chopra in the supporting cast.

'Aiyaary' is produced by Shital Bhatia, Dhaval Jayantilal Gada, Aksshay Jayantilal Gada and Motion Picture Capital. This intelligence thriller will clash with Akshay Kumar's social drama 'PadMan' on Republic Day, 26th January 2018.