Telugu superstar Prabhas starrer film ‘Adipurush’ has been making waves since the announcement of the project. Saif Ali Khan will be last seen in the film ‘Dil Bekhar’ starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Sanjana Sanghi, which will be based on the role of Lankesh in the much awaited film. On September 3, Prabhas shared a post on Instagram to welcome Saif to the board. The post generated much buzz on social media as the ‘Baahubali’ star wrote, “7000 years ago the world’s smartest demon existed” while introducing the character in his film.
Saif Ali Khan, while talking to a leading daily, has now played the role of Lanka King Ravana in ‘Adipurush’. The Dil Chahta Hai ‘actor expressed his excitement over an essay on the character of Demon King in the much-awaited flick. Khan said that he would try to increase the entertainment quotient with the film.
“It is interesting to play the role of a demon king, it is less strict. But we will hand him over to entertain him, justify his kidnapping to avenge Sita’s kidnapping and the war with his sister Surpakkha with Ram. Will fix. Bite his nose, ”Saif told Mumbai Mirror.
Saif Ali Khan’s recent interview with many users on Twitter did not go well. Many users criticized the actor an ‘Jawani Jaaneman’ for trying to justify awaiting Sita’s abduction. One user tweeted, “How can one justify the kidnapping of another’s wife? #SaifAliKhan’s statement is completely against the theme of Ramayana.”
Being Adipurus’ is directed by Om Raut, who worked in the film Ha Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior starring Ajay Devgn. The film also starred Saif Ali Khan, Kajol and Sharad Kelkar. According to another report in the daily, Kriti Sanon will play the female lead role in ‘Adipurush’. The flick is slated to hit the silver screen in 2022. Shooting is expected to begin next year.
Talking about Saif Ali Khan, the actor is currently busy shooting for ‘Bhoot Police’. The film, co-starring Arjun Kapoor, Yami Gautam and Jacqueline Fernandez, is being directed by Pawan Kirpalani.
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