Taking to social media, Agnihotri revealed Nana Patekar’s character and wrote, “INTRODUCING: 3-time National Award winner Nana Patekar as Prof.(Dr.)Balram Bhargava, Director-General, Indian Council of Medical Research, in one of the most powerful performances of Indian cinema. 7 DAYS TO GO! #TheVaccineWar #ATrueStory releasing worldwide on 28 September 2023. @nanagpatekar”.
Nana Patekar will be seen as Prof. (Dr.) Balram Bhargava, the Director-General of the Indian Council of Medical Research.
‘The Vaccine War’ will also feature Anupam Kher, Sapthami Gowda, and Pallavi Joshi as lead characters. It will tell the story of the crisis when India developed the vaccine. Produced by Pallavi Joshi and I Am Buddha, the film will be released in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu on 28th September 2023.