Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much-anticipated project has been officially unveiled, and it’s titled “Love & War.” The renowned filmmaker took to social media to announce the star-studded cast, featuring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Vicky Kaushal. The epic saga is set to grace the big screen on Christmas 2025.
Bhansali Productions shared the exciting news on Wednesday, putting an end to the speculation surrounding the lead cast of their upcoming project. The official announcement showcased a striking poster with the signatures of the three lead actors, creating a buzz among fans. The caption read, “Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next EPIC saga ‘LOVE & WAR’ starring #RanbirKapoor @aliaabhatt & @vickykaushal09. See you in Cinemas on CHRISTMAS 2025!”
Alia Bhatt, sharing the announcement on Instagram, expressed her enthusiasm with a red heart-in-flames emoticon. Vicky Kaushal, too, took to Instagram to convey his excitement, stating, “An eternal cinema dream has come true.
Fans flooded the comments section with positive reactions, expressing their anticipation for the grand cinematic experience that Bhansali is known for delivering. The trio of Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Vicky Kaushal has garnered widespread enthusiasm and high expectations for “Love & War.
This project marks the second collaboration between Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Alia Bhatt after the critically acclaimed “Gangubai Kathiawadi.” The film not only garnered praise for its direction but also earned Alia Bhatt a National Award for Best Actress. For Ranbir Kapoor, this venture is a reunion with Bhansali after their initial collaboration in “Saawariya” in 2007.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali had earlier expressed his intention to work on the musical saga “Baiju Bawra” after “Gangubai Kathiawadi.” However, the latest project, “Love & War,” has now taken precedence, captivating audiences with the promise of an epic narrative. The announcement has generated widespread anticipation, with fans eagerly awaiting the magic that Bhansali, known for his grand and visually stunning storytelling, is set to weave with this stellar cast.
As the trio of Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Vicky Kaushal come together under the direction of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, “Love & War” is poised to become a cinematic spectacle, adding to the director’s legacy of crafting unforgettable narratives on the big screen. The film’s release on Christmas 2025 adds to the festive excitement, promising a visual and emotional treat for moviegoers.