It was last week when filmmaker Sandeep Singh, producer Amit B Wadhwani and director Mahesh Manjrekar announced their upcoming project titled Swatantra Veer Savarkar, based on the life of freedom fighter Vinayak Damodar Savarkar.
Ever since the announcement, the audience is eagerly waiting for the makers to finalize their lead hero. As per the current speculations, the makers are preparing to approach superstars Ayushmann Khurrana, Randeep Hooda or Randeep Hooda. Raj Kumar Rao To describe a heroic character.
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Addressing the speculations, a trade analyst shared that the makers need to bring on board a versatile actor who can do justice to the biopic. He further added, “Ayushmann Khurrana, Rajkummar Rao and Randeep Hooda are some of the most talented actors of our generation. All three of them are known for their dedication towards the film projects in which they work, which makes them the right choice for the role. While Hooda shed 20 kilos for ‘Sarbjit’ in 18 days, Rao showed great physical transformation for his films ‘Trapped’ and ‘Badhaai Do’. Ayushmann has also proved his mettle by learning the appropriate accents and dialects for his films. It will be interesting to see who the makers finalize as their lead. “
Veer Savarkar played an important role in India’s freedom struggle and was also a member of Hindu Mahasabha. Fifty-five years after his death, he continues to draw strong reactions from both sides of the political spectrum. Swatantra Veer Savarkar, shot in London, Andaman and Maharashtra, promises to change the story of Indian freedom struggle and history.