- pippa is a tank war movie
- It is based on the book The Burning Chaff by Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta.
- The shooting of the film has started from Wednesday
Ishaan Khatter on Wednesday dropped his first look from his work-in-progress film Pippa and got a big shout out from his rumored girlfriend and actress Ananya Panday. Pippa is a tank battle film based on the book The Burning Chaffies by Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta. Ishaan Khatter is playing the role of Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta in the film directed by Raja Krishna Menon. In the first look poster, Ishaan is seen standing in a tank in a black uniform of the Armored Corps of the Army. Sharing the poster on her Instagram story, Ananya Panday wrote: “Full strength, Ishaan Khatter. Good luck team Pippa. Can’t wait for the magic.”
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Sharing his first look as Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta on Wednesday morning, Ishaan Khatter wrote: “This is going to be special. ‘Shooting’ begins for our #Pippa! Godspeed.” The shooting of the film began on Wednesday in the presence of Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta.
Pippa will portray the story of Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. He is a veteran of the 45th Cavalry Tank Squadron, who fought on the Eastern Front during the war.
Pippa will be produced by RSVP and Roy Kapur Films. Talking about the film, RSVP producer Ronnie Screwvala said in a statement: “I am glad that we have started shooting for Pippa with Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta. The pace during the production. We have a wonderful cast and film. The producers are eager to go with Raja Krishna Menon, who has a discerning eye for war films.”