Sooryavanshi (2021) Movie Cast, Story, Real Name, Wiki, Release Date & More

Sooryavanshi (2021) Movie Cast, Story, Real Name, Wiki, Release Date & More
Sooryavanshi (2021) Movie Cast, Story, Real Name, Wiki, Release Date & More

Sooryavanshi is the film which is an Indian action film in the Hindi language, is directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Reliance Entertainment, Dharma Productions, Rohit Shetty Picturez and Cape of Good Films. The film is completely based on a screenplay by Yunus Sajawal and an original story by Rohit.

Bollywood Khiladi, Mr Akshay Kumar is in the lead role and played the character of ATC chief DCP Veer Sooryavanshi opposite Katrina kaif with a supporting cast of Jackie Shroff, Niharica Raizada, Vivan Bhatena, Jaaved Jaaferi, Abhimanyu Singh, Sikandar Kher, Gulshan Grover, Nikitin Dheer and so many.

Ajay Devgan and Ranveer Singh have appeared to reprise their roles of Bajirao Singham and Simmba through this film.

Sooryavanshi (2021) Movie Cast, Story, Real Name, Wiki, Release Date & More

Sooryavanshi (2021) Movie Cast
  • Story and Directed by: Rohit Shetty.
  • Screenplay by: Yunus Sajawal.
  • Produced by: Karan Johar, Rohit Shetty, Aruna Bhatia, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta.
  • Dialogues by: Farhad Samji, Rohit Shetty, Sanchit Bedre, Vidhi Ghodgadnkar.
  • Starring: Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif.
  • Cinematography: Jomon T. John.
  • Edited by: Bunty Negi.
  • Narrated by: Ajay Devgan.
  • Music by: Amar Mohile and S. Thaman (Score) and Tanishk Bagchi, Lijo George – DJ Chetas, JAM8 (Songs).
  • Production Companies: Reliance Entertainment, Dharma Productions, Rohit Shetty Picturez and Cape of Good Films.
  • Distributed by: Reliance Entertainment PVR Pictures.
  • Release date: 5th November 2021.
  • Running time: 145 minutes.
  • Language: Hindi (India).
  • Budget: 165 Crores.
  • Box Office Collections: Est. 293.01 Crores.

Sooryavanshi Movie SUMMARY

Sooryavanshi opens with a scene showing a recount of 1993 Mumbai blasts and ACP and ATS chief Veer Sooryavanshi lost his parents during the blast. 

He gets the information that Lashkar chief and a terrorist, Omar Hafeez is planning more attacks in India. Even he has formed a Sleeper Cell Network with 40 members of terrorists. 

He has formed many plans and has blasted in India before. Veer’s senior Officer, Kabir Shroff discovers a full ton of RDX being brought to India, of the 400 KG are used to complete their plans and the remnant 600 KGs are still buried somewhere in India.

At the moment, Veer tries to catch the Sleeper cell’s remaining members. Then he remembers his wife Ria Gupta. He has met with her and fallen in love. After some time, they got married and became parents of a son, Aaryan. 

But one day, Veer tried to nab one of the terrorist members, then their son culminated in being shot. Although Aryan came of healthy and Ria became very angry with Veer and slapped him and left him, also taking their son with her to Australia.

At present, Usmani and Bilal remove RDX from the ground and prepare for their next plan. Unfortunately, Veer catches Bilal and Bilal shoots himself.

After that Veer also arrests Usmani and make him confess about their plans and he finally wants to meet Rafique and they kill themselves with one of the cops of Mumbai ATS. Bilal’s daughter helps them to identify Ansari, who is hiding in Shivgarh.

Veer asks Simmba who is the inspector in the Charge of Shivgarh to catch Ansari. Simmba gets shocked after finding out 7 bombs are to be planned at 7 locations in Mumbai. 

However, the terrorist team uses Ria as a suicide bomber and try to attack the ATS head office. But Veer and his team become successful to control the situation in the end.

At the last time, Veer’s friend Bajirao Singham enters to defuse the bomb. And Veer Sooryavanshi, Simmba and Bajirao Singham come in anger and shoot Mukhtar and Riyaz to death.

Sooryavanshi Movie RELEASE DATE

The film has been postponed many times due to the Government Guidelines of the Covid 19 case in India.

So initially, Sooryavanshi was announced to release in Eid 2020, but it is finally released theatrically on 5th November 2021, Coinciding with Diwali.

Sooryavanshi Movie Cast

  • Akshay Kumar as DCP Veer Sooryavanshi, The Chief of ATS.
  • Katrina Kaif as Dr Ria Sooryavanshi, Veer’s Wife.
  • Ajay Devgan as DCP Bajirao Singham (Cameo role).
  • Ranveer Singh as Inspector Sangram “Simmba” Bhalerao (Cameo role).
  • Jaaved Jaaferi as IG Kabir Shroff, Veer’s Senior Officer.
  • Vivan Bhatena as Vivan Singh, Senior Inspector.
  • Niharica Raizada as Inspector Tara Manchandani.
  • Jackie Shroff as Omar Hafeez, Lashkar chief and a terrorist.
  • Gulshan Grover as Kadar Usmani, a terrorist.
  • Sikandar Kher as John Mascarenhas.
  • Abhimanyu Singh as Riyaaz Hafeez.
  • Nikitin Dheer as Mukhtar Ansari.
  • Kumud Mishra as Bilal Ahmed.

And many more artists have worked on various characters in that film.


Soundtrack album by Tanishk Bagchi, Lijo George- DJ Chetas and JAM8.

  • Released on: 11th November 2021.
  • Genre: Feature film soundtrack.
  • Length: 16.30
  • Language: Hindi
  • Label: T-series.


Sooryavanshi have been announced in December 2018 at end of the “Simmba” film’s post-credit scenes.

The film’s shooting was started in February 2019 in Mumbai. The film is produced by Karan Johar, Rohit Shetty, Aruna Bhatia, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta. 

And Reliance Entertainment, Dharma Productions, Rohit Shetty Picturez and Cape of Good Films, are the companies who produced the film and got a super success.


According to Rotten Tomatoes, a review aggregator website, Sooryavanshi currently holds a rating of 33% based on 9 reviews, with an average score of 4.8 out of 10.

  • Taran Adarsh of “Bollywood Hungama” gave 4.5 stars out of 5 on Twitter and explained it as “Fantastic” made for Mass action entertainment.
  • Umesh Punwani from “Koimoi” gave 2 stars out of 5.
  • Archika Khurana from “The Times of India” gave 3 stars out of 5 and also wrote,” Rohit Shetty has tactfully expanded his COP Universe over the years, keeping the audience engaged and die-hard fans of the genre on the edge. After the Singham series (headlined by Ajay Devgn) and then Simbaa (starring Ranveer Singh), now storms in, Sooryavanshi (Akshay Kumar), amidst much fanfare, drama, and blaring theatrics. Sooryavanshi’s character was subtly announced towards the end of Simmba. The film has all the elements, attitude, style, showmanship and heavy-duty star power expected of a Rohit Shetty offering”.
  • Nandini Ramnath of gave 2 out of 5 stars and said, “The gist of the 145-minute movie is contained in the extended climactic action sequence”.

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