EXCLUSIVE: Shahid Kapoor to play lead in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Ronnie Screwvala’s magnum opus Karna

 

Shahid Kapoor, who might be subsequent seen in Jersey, has been roped in to play the titular position in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Karna which might be releasing on Diwali 2023.


EXCLUSIVE: Shahid Kapoor to play lead in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Ronnie Screwvala’s magnum opus Karna

Shahid Kapoor has been one of the crucial wanted actors in Bollywood who has proved his mettle again and again. The actor had gained thousands and thousands of hearts along with his stint in Sandeep Reddy Vanga directorial Kabir Singh and ever since then the followers have been eagerly ready for his subsequent mission. And now the Batti Gul Meter Chalu actor is all set to shock the viewers as soon as once more as he has been roped in for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s upcoming mission Karna whereby he might be seen taking part in the titular position.

To observe, Karna might be primarily based on the character from the Mahabharata and explores the story of the fierce and complicated warrior, who was each noble and immoral. Quintessentially the correct man on the improper aspect. While Karna might be helmed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, the magnum opus might be bankrolled by Ronnie Screwvala. Interestingly, it’s going to mark the director and producer’s third collaboration after Rang De Basanti and Delhi 6. Karna might be co-written by Rakesh Mehra and Anand Neelakantan, creator of the best-selling mythologies Asura, Ajaya & Vanara. Karna might be releasing on Diwali in 2023.

As of now, Shahid is gearing up for the discharge of the a lot awaited remake of Telugu sports activities drama and National Award successful movie Jersey whereby the actor might be seen taking part in the position of a cricketer. Helmed by Gowtam Tinnanuri, Jersey may even characteristic Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapur within the lead and might be releasing on November 5 this yr.