An Action Hero Movie (2022) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review

An Action Hero

December 2, 2022
2hr 10min
Status: released

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An Action Hero Movie Details:

Movie NameAn Action Hero
Country India
Language Hindi
Release Date2 December 2022
OTT Release dateJanuary 27, 2023
Running Time2hr 10min
CastAyushmann Khurrana
Jaideep Ahlawat
Directed by Anirudh Iyer
Written byNeeraj Yadav
Story byAnirudh Iyer
Produced byBhushan Kumar
Krishan Kumar
Aanand L. Rai
Cinematography by Kaushal Shah
Edited by Ninad Khanolkar
Music byScore:
Parag Chhabra
Sunny M. R.
Tanishk Bagchi
Parag Chhabra
Amar Jalal
Production CompanyT-Series
Colour Yellow Productions
Distributor AA Films
Budget₹45 crore
Box Office Collection₹16.24 crore

An Action Hero Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Ayushmann Khurrana as Maanav Khuranna
  • Jaideep Ahlawat as Bhoora Singh Solanki
  • Jitender Hooda as Inspector Roop Kumar
  • Neeraj Madhav as Sai
  • Harsh Chhaya as Roshan, Maanav’s assistant
  • Gautam Joglekar as Masood Abraham Katkar
  • Malaika Arora as Maanav’s dance partner in the song “Aap Jaisa Koi”
  • Nora Fatehi as Maanav’s heroine in the song “Jehda Nasha”
  • Akanksha Vishwakarma as Sheetal, the Assistant director
  • Ajay Raju as a spot boy
  • Cameo appearance
  • Akshay Kumar as Action Star Anupam


Maanav a top action hero is getting extortion calls from underworld Don Maqsood Ibrahim Katkar which he ignores stating that he isn’t afraid of it being an action hero. While shooting in Haryana Vikram Solanki a strong politician whose contesting elections wants to meet Maanav in order to gain publicity. But before he could meet him Maanav diverts his way to his new car Ford Mustang and goes for a ride this hurts Vicky’s ego and he follows him. A scuffle happens between them where Maanav pushes Vicky to the ground and he dies on the sport after hitting a blunt stone. In order to escape from everything Maanav elopes to London but Vicky’s brother Bhoora swears to kill him and follows him to London, while in media Maanav is slammed everywhere on news channels. Maanav’s life becomes hell in London as on the one can the London cops are searching him on the other end Bhoora wants him dead at any cost.

About An Action Hero Movie:

  • Directorial debut of Anirudh Iyer.
  • The film was announced in October 2021. Filming began in January 2022 in London and ended in March 2022.
  • The song “Jehda Nasha” was recreated from the 2019 track Nasha which was sung by IP Singh, Amar Jalal, written by Amar Jalal Group, and composed by Faridkot, Amar Jalal.
  • The song “Aap Jaisa Koi” was recreated from the 1980 film Qurbani sung by Pakistani singer Nazia Hassan, and was composed by British Indian producer Biddu.
  • An Action Hero was released on 2 December 2022 and received mostly positive reviews from critics, but underperformed at the box office. The satellite and digital rights were acquired by Sony Max and Netflix. The film was streamed on Netflix on 27 January 2023.