Hansal Mehta’s Shahid movie is a biography of Shahid Azmi who was killed on Feb 11, 2010, in Mumbai by four gunmen at his office. Shahid Azmi was a lawyer and human right activist.

Shahid was defending innocent people who were wrongly accused of 26/11 Mumbai Attacks. The movie was shot with a small budget and in just 9 months. The movie is controversial for many, so the dialogues were improvised. The movie, Shahid was premiered at Toronto International Film Festival’s City to City programme in 2012.

Hansal Mehta’s Shahid Hindi Movie Cast and Crew

Director: Hansal Mehta

Written By: Sameer Gautam Singh, Apurva Asrani, Hansal Mehta

Produced By: Anurag Kashyap, Sunil Bohra, Ronnie Screwvala, Siddharth Roy Kapur

Star Cast: Raj Kumar Yadav as Shahid Azmi

Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub as Arif Azmi

Tigmanshu Dhulia as Maqbool Memon

K K Menon as War saab

Prabal Panjabi as Omar Sheikh

Prabhleen Sandhu as Mariam

Baljinder Kaur as Ammi

Release Date: 18 October 2013

About Shahid Hindi Film


Hansal Mehta’s Movie Shahid is a journey of a man, a lawyer a social activist who was killed brutally. The journey of a man who saw his community men being murdered and went to become a terrorist, but something inside him tell him to stop, How this brave man escaped the life or terrorism and came back to reality to fight for justice. Hansal Mehta took a very controversial topic and made the movie beautifully by not hurting any regional sentiments. This movie is a must watch.

Also Read: Hansal Mehta’s Movie Shahid is being converted into a Novel

Shahid Hindi Movie Dialogue Promo

Dialogue Promo ‘Naam Ki Saza’

Hansal Mehta’s Shahid Hindi Movie Trailer

Also Read: Shahid Hindi Movie Review

Shahid Hindi Movie Full Box Office Report

Shahid Budget was just 65 Lacs INR and it earned 3.60 crores at the box office which is quite good.