Manoj Bajpayee’s latest film project had been with T-Series entertainment in the Hindi thriller movie Satyameva Jayate. The filming for the movie had begun on the 5th of March and had progressed at a quick pace. With its expected due date falling on the Indian Independence Day, going by the tweets of the director himself, it is safe to say that the shooting of Satyameva Jayate is finally finished.
The movie, which was originally titled Raakh features actors John Abraham and Manoj Bajpayee in lead roles. Satyameva Jayate is also expected to launch debut actress Aisha Sharma into the world of Bollywood. Director Milap Zaveri updated his Twitter followers on the 7th of May with a picture of himself along with the cast and crew of Satyameva Jayate with a caption celebrating the wrap-up of the film. In the picture, Manoj Bajpayee can be seen wearing a police uniform while posing for the camera beside the director himself. Zaveri personally praised Manoj in his tweet by expressing his pleasure to direct a film with him in it, and congratulated the actor for “rock[ing] each of the dialogue [he] gave [Manoj Bajpayee].
In a former update by Indian film critic Taran Adarsh, it was confirmed that Satyameva Jayate would be released on the 15th of August, 2018. His tweet also contained the only still of the movie which was revealed to the public. The picture uploaded showed Manoj Bajpayee’s character holding a gun to John Abraham’s character’s head – a scene which invoked many questions about the undisclosed plot of the film.