Shershaah is an upcoming biographical movie starring Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani in lead roles. The movie will tell the life story of Kargil War hero Vikram Batra. Vikram Batra was an Indian Army officer martyred in the Kargil War at the age of 24. Vikram Batra was posthumously awarded the Param Vir Chakra. The film is being directed by Tamil film director Vishnuvardhan. The project will be bankrolled by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions.