"Nimrat Kaur celebrates five years of ‘Airlift’ on social media".
Actor Nimrat Kaur celebrated five years of ‘Airlift’ on social media. Nimrat Kaur, who was cast opposite Akshay Kumar in the film, shared a Thank You note for fans of the film. The film is also featured in the 2016 Indian Panorama section of the International Film Festival of India.
"Forever indebted for all the continuing love and gifts this film brought with it. Massive thanks to you all for embracing #Airlift and for all the adoration you showered for my humble contribution to this extraordinary story. #5YearsOfAirlift," Nimrat tweeted on Friday. She also shared a poster of the film, along with a still.
The Raja Krishna Menon-directed thriller cast Akshay as Ranjit Katyal, a Kuwait-based businessman who pulls off the near-impossible act of evacuating thousands of Indians during the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.
Nimrat has also featured in films like ‘Yahaan’, ‘Peddlers’, ‘Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana’ and ‘Lunchbox’. She has also appeared in the American television series ‘Homeland’ and ‘Wayward Pines’.
Nimrat Kaur is making her comeback in films after a long time with Anand L Rai’s upcoming film ‘Atrangi Re’ along with Dhanush, Sara Ali Khan, and Akshay Kumar.
Produced by T-Series, Colour Yellow Productions, and Cape of Good Films, it was wrapped up in December 2020 and originally scheduled for worldwide release on 14 February 2021 in theatres, coinciding with
Valentine's Day. However, it was indefinitely pushed due to post-production delays owing to the COVID-19 pandemic in India.