- Mukesh Khanna mentioned that particulars shall be shared “progressively”
- He performed the superhero within the fashionable TV sequence
- Mukesh Khanna has collaborated with a “huge manufacturing home”
Actor Mukesh Khanna, finest identified for enjoying the titular superhero within the TV present Shaktimaan, announced that he will be making a three-film series based on the superhero. In an Instagram put up on Friday, the 62-year-old actor made the announcement in Hindi and wrote: “Ab baat duniya ko batane layak ho gai hai ki Shaktimaan dobara abtarit ho raha hai. Ji haan Shaktimaan ke doston , ab formally ye bata raha hoon ki fundamental Shaktimaan 2 le kar aa raha hoon (It is time to inform the world that Shaktimaan is being reincarnated. Sure, associates of Shaktimaan, I’m now formally stating that I’m bringing Shaktimaan 2 quickly. That too not on TV channel or OTT however as a trilogy, within the type of three movies on the massive display).”
Within the second a part of his put up, Mukesh Khanna added that: “Particulars dheere dheere hum disclose karenge. Filhaal itna bata sakta hoon ek bahut bade manufacturing home ke saath maine haath milaya hai is himalayan process ko anjaam dene ke liye (Particulars shall be disclosed progressively. For now, I can say that I’ve collaborated with a giant manufacturing home to convey his Herculean process to life).”
Mukesh Khanna wrapped his put up with a promise that the brand new Shaktimaan movies shall be greater than Hrithik Roshan’s superhero franchise Krrish, and in addition Shah Rukh Khan’s Ra.One – Mr Khanna seems to have misspelled Ra.One as ‘Raavan‘, which too is a film however against the law thriller and never a superhero sci-fi one. Mukesh Khanna additionally shared the hyperlink of a Bollywood Hungama report, which states that work on the primary movie of the Shaktimaan sequence will start in 2021.
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In an interview with Bombay Times earlier this 12 months, Mukesh Khanna had mentioned: “For the final three years, we now have been working in the direction of bringing out the second version of Shaktimaan, which is modern, however rooted in our values. We have been engaged on the sequel as a result of individuals needed to know, aage kya hua.” Chatting with Mumbai Mirror only a month later, Mr Khanna had mentioned: “The new version of Shaktimaan cannot be the way Ekta Kapoor made Mahabharat (in 2008) by placing a tattoo on Draupadi’s shoulder. She had mentioned that she was making Mahabharat for contemporary individuals. Sanskriti kabhi fashionable nahi ho sakti, putri. Jis din Sanskriti ko fashionable karoge, khatam ho jayegi‘ (Tradition can by no means be fashionable. The day you attempt to make tradition fashionable, it will likely be over).”
Shaktimaan is alleged to be India’s first superhero present, which aired on Doordarshan from 1997 to 2005. Mr Khanna performed the well-known superhero and his alter ego Pandit Gangadhar Vidyadhar Mayadhar Omkarnath Shastri in it.