For the role of antagonist, Nikitin Dheer has been signed for the cop drama of Rohit Shetty starring Akshay Kumar. Most of us know Nikitin as Thangabali from the movie Chennai Express that has released in the year 2013. Now, he will be seen as a villain once again.
Nikitin is really happy to reunite with his Chennai Express director. In a statement, Nikitin has said “I have the utmost respect for Rohit Bhai. I have immense faith in him as a filmmaker. He brings out the best in me. Thangaballi has been the best role of my career so far. I felt immense pride being part of such a wonderful film”
On being part of cop universe of Rohit Shetty as a villain through Sooryavanshi, Nikitin has said “Who can forget Jaykant Shikre (played by Prakash Raj), one of the most iconic villains of recent times, who received as much love as ‘Singham’. In ‘Simmba’ again, the magic was recreated. That’s the beauty of this universe. The villains have left big boots to fill and I hope I can do a job that keeps the legacy going.” In addition to Nikitin Dheer, Abhimanyu Singh has been roped in also for a negative character within the movie.
Previously, Nikitin has shared screen space with Khiladi Akshay Kumar in the movie called Housefull 3. Sooryavanshi will be third movie from the cop universe of Rohit Shetty after Ajay Devgan starrer Singham and Ranveer Singh starrer Simmba. Sooryavanshi is expected to hit the theatres on 2020 Eid. In this movie, Katrina Kaif and Neena Gupta will be seen also. So, are you excited about the movie?