The big news that is getting viral right now is the casting related to Shaktimaan’s new movie. The viral buzz about the Shaktimaan cast started from the moment Mukesh Khanna announced that he would bring the character to the big screen.
The popular TV show ‘Shaktiman’ was a favorite TV show among children in the 90’s. The show has seemed a bit unfocused in later episodes. It featured Mukesh Khanna in the lead role of Shaktimaan as well as he alter ego Pandit Gangadhar.
Given the popularity of the show, it is rumored that it will be included in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Many names from Bollywood are being discussed for the lead role as well. The news that ‘Shaktiman’ is going to be a movie has been coming for a long time.
Shaktimaan Movie Series Announcement
Mukesh Khanna, who played the lead role in the 1997 show ‘Shaktiman’, had announced that he would bring the character to the big screen. Shaktiman movie series is co-produced by Sony Pictures International and Mukesh Khanna’s production house Bhishma International.
Earlier, it was rumored that Vidyut Jamwal or Vicky Kaushal could be cast for the film. But the latest news is pointing the finger at Ranveer Singh. Reports stated that Ranveer has shown interest in the offer, but he has not signed the film yet.
Mukesh Khanna, on the other hand, declined to comment on the report. However, he did not deny the allegations. The news has not been confirmed, but if it is true, it will be no less than a treat for Ranveer’s fans.
Ranveer Singh As New Shaktimaan!
As per the latest news reports, Ranveer Singh can be seen as role of Shaktimaan in the upcoming film. Filming can be start from 2023 dates.
Ranveer Singh was last seen in the film ‘Jayeshbhai Jordar‘. Recently, he has been in the news for his film ‘Rocky and Rani Ki Prem Kahani’ with Alia Bhatt. After this, his film ‘Circus’ is also in line. Besides, he is also rumored to play the lead in the Aparichit remake.