Sidharth Shukla Bags An Important Role In The Period Drama ‘Adipurush’
News reports are doing the rounds that suggest Sidharth Shukla will play Ravana’s brother Meghanad in Adipurush.
Sidharth Shukla has gained major recognition after winning the reality show Bigg Boss 13. The actor enjoys a massive fan following on social media and he is often seen trending on the micro-blogging platform Twitter. According to recent media reports, Sidharth Shukla has been roped in for South superstar Prabhas’ Adipurush.
Sidharth Shukla is expected to play a crucial role of Meghanad in the upcoming big-budget pan India film. However, no official confirmation of the news has been made yet. Meghanad’s part in Ramayana is important considering he was one of the fiercest fighters in mythology history.
The makers have not released any official confirmation regarding the same. Adipurush is one of the awaited films based on Ramayana. Prabhas would be seen portraying the role of Lord Rama. Saif Ali Khan will also be seen playing the role of Ravana while Kriti Sanon will be seen as Sita. Actor Sunny Singh would be seen in the role of Lakshman. Helmed by Om Raut of Tanhaji fame, Adipurush is produced by Bhushan Kumar.
It is expected to be made at a budget between Rs 350 crore and Rs 400 crore. The movie is expected to release next year in five languages, including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam languages. The shooting of the movie was scheduled to begin this year but due to the lockdown imposed in several states in view of the second wave of Covid-19, the shooting of the movie has been stalled for quite some time.
Sidharth Shukla would next be seen in the show Broken But Beautiful 3. The series tells the story of lost love. Sidharth plays the character of Agastya Rao, an aspiring director who falls in love with Rumi Desai, a scriptwriter essayed by Sonia.