JS Cheema the reputed producer of films has recently shared the release date of Punjabi Cinema's gem Chann Pardesi. The film has been refurbished with a digital picture and 5.1 surround sound to suit the need of the current Punjabi Cinema lovers. The new version of this film is called Chann Pardesee and will hit the big screens again on the 19th of June 2020.
Making the announcement public on his social media page, Cheema quoted: "CHANN PARDESEE - The legend, returns to the big screen in it's full glory of Digital picture and 5.1 Surround sound on the 19th of June 2020. The excitement begins"
Chann Pardesi, the cult classic of Punjabi Cinema was directed by Chitrarth Singh and starred Raj Babbar, Rama Vij, Amrish Puri, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Amrish Puri, Sushma Seth, Om Puri, Sunita Dheer, Mehar Mittal, Rajni Sharma and Sunder. It marked Raj Babbar's film debut. The movie went on to win India's National Film Award in the year 1980 and went on to become a huge commercial hit when it eventually found distribution in the year 1981.
Talking about the refurbished version of Chann Pardesi, JS Cheema revealed, "The work is finally done. The film has been given a makeover. The sound and the look of this film will be on a grand scale."
Revealing more about his projects, JS Cheema revealed that he is also gearing up for his next directorial which is being written by Baldev Gill. "Once we are ready with the full script, we will finalize the cast and rest of the things. So the film is still at the initial stage," said Cheema.
Both Baldev and JS have already worked together in Chann Pardesi so we're hoping to see something exceptional coming from this team. For now, we're looking forward to watching the new version of Chann Pardesi on the big screen.