Is everyone interested in the Mahabharata these days? Few days back, we have heard that perfectionist Aamir Khan has dream to make Mahabharata and he wants to devote minimum 10 years of his life for it. Now, Khoobsurat actress Sonam Kapoor has shown interest in Mahabharata too.
In addition to classic novels, contemporary novels are adapted for a movie in Bollywood quite often. Rights of two best sellers have been bought by PadMan actress Sonam Kapoor. One is Anuja Chauhan’s book named ‘Battle of Bittora’ and Krisha Udayashankar’s book named ‘Govinda’.
Previously, it has been reported that both Fawad Khan and Farhan Akhtar will be part of Battle of Bittora and they will feature opposite beautiful Sonam Kapoor. However, the movie has not been developed very far. It may be made sometime in the future. However, news about purchasing the rights of Udayashankar’s Govinda has not revealed till this point. The writer is a resident of Singapore. According to Delhi 6 actress Sonam Kapoor “Both (Battle For Bittora and Govinda) can be made into films, and I’m going to do it.”
Udayashankar has written his interpretation of Mahabharata in a three part series. First part of the series is called Govinda. Other two parts are named Kaurava and Kurukshetra. Series has become popular with the title Aryavarta Chronicles. On the occasion, Sonam has said “I don’t know which character I will essay, but it’s Indian mythology, which is spectacular and has a lot of potential.”
Two actresses have been signed for Anuja’s novel called The Zoya Factor as well. Right of the novel belongs to Abhishek Sharma and Adlabs. By Sonam, the news has been confirmed. However, she has not revealed much about it. She has told us “Yes, there’s Zoya Factor, too, but I can’t talk about it”