John Abraham confirms 'Attack' for Independence Day 2020

John Abraham has ensured that he will also keep his appointment with Independence Day next year. His next thriller 'Attack' has been confirmed for August 14, 2020.

This will be the third consecutive year that John will release a movie on Independence Day. In 2018, its' Satyameva Jayate 'opened on August 15, and this year launched' Batla House 'that day.

'Attack' is an action thriller against time that also stars Jacqueline Fernandez and Rakul Preet Singh . The film is written and directed by debutant Lakshya Raj Anand.

"'Attack' is a taut, interesting thriller with a strong storyline and a genre I love! That it is releasing on Independence Day makes it even more exciting. At (John's production house) JA Entertainment, it is our endeavour to push the envelope and produce films that entertain and have something significant to show to the increasingly discerning audience," said John.

Riding high on the patriotism formula that has clicked for him lately, John once again plays a saviour of the nation in the film, which narrates the drama woven around a rescue operation by a team led by the character the actor portrays. It is a fictional story inspired by true events and set against the backdrop of a hostage crisis situation.