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  • Hrithik Roshan to do a biopic for the first time.
  • Part of the movie is shot at Varanasi.
  • Last film which will be produced under the banner of Phantom films.
  • Sarah Ali Khan was earlier rumored to make her debut in the film.
  • Originally was set to release on 26th January 2019.First look of the film was released on 5th September 2018 on Teacher Day.
  • Hrithik Roshan's fitness brand HRX also backs as the producer of the film.
  • Film is based on biopic of Indian mathematician Anand Kumar.After Anand Kumar was accused of fraud results the makers have decided not to call it a biopic.
  • Vikas Bahl director of the film and one of the producers of the film under the Phantom banner was accused of sexual misconduct by his employee.The other partners decided to withheld his name from the film after the incident.But now those charges are cleared and he will be credited as director.
  • Hrithik Roshan's first look exactly resembled Anand Kumar in during his college days.Anand Kumar then posted his original pic from college days with Hrithik Roshan's first look on his Facebook time line.
  • Hrithik Roshan had hired a trainer from Bhagalpur to get his Bihari accent right.
  • Akshay Kumar was also approached for the film as the second choice after narrating the script to Hrithik Roshan.
  • Hrithik Roshan's first release in two and a half years since Kaabil (2017), which was released in January.
  • Just three days after opening to theatres, Super 30 is declared "tax-free" in the state of Bihar (by order of both Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister) starting 16 Jul 2019. This step is taken to encourage viewership of this film highlighting the importance of teachers and education in society, especially important as Bihar struggles with India's lowest literacy rate.
  • On just its 5th day of release, both the reel-life and real-life teacher of Super 30 - Hrithik Roshan and Anand Kumar, together with Anand's younger brother Pranav Kumar - were honoured by no less than THE Vice President of India himself, M. Venkaiah Naidu, who invited them to the Official Residence in New Delhi for a special screening of the film and discussion about its broader implications for the role of education throughout the nation of India.
  • Calling the film an inspiration and an excellent example of exceptional willpower and determination stressing the value of excellence in education for youth, on 18 Jul 2019 the Chief Minister of Rajasthan declared Super 30 tax-free in that state also.
  • More than 15,000 kids aged 15-17 from the slums of Bihar, Varanasi, Bhopal, Mumbai, and Delhi were auditioned to portray the Super 30 students in this film. The final 30 selected underwent a special workshop with superstar actor Hrithik Roshan himself (who portrays teacher Anand Kumar) before shooting began.
  • On 20 Jul 2019, Uttar Pradesh became the third state to declare Super 30 tax-free.
  • In its second week of release, both Gujarat and the National Capitol Territory of Delhi joined Bihar, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh as the FOURTH and FIFTH states in India to declare Super 30 (2019) as tax-free.
  • On July 30th, beginning its third week of release, to promote its social impact a SIXTH state - Maharastra, home not just to the mega-cities Mumbai and Pune but the 3rd largest in land area and the 2nd highest state population in India - has now also declared Super 30 tax-free.
  • By the end of its third week of theatrical release, the states of Jammu & Kashmir and Haryana became respectively the SEVENTH and EIGHTH states to declare Super 30 tax-free.
  • Eight Indian states declaring the Super 30 movie 'tax-free' - to promote its outstanding public message celebrating the power of education and good teachers to improve society - is a record number 'tax-free' for Indian commercial cinema.
  • Pulkit Samrat was offered the role of Pranav Kumar, but declined due to his movies Veere Ki Wedding and 3 Storeys.
  • Sushant Singh Rajput was in the race for the role played by Hritik Roshan. Makers went on to sign Hritik for commercial prospects of the film.
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