Shoojit Sircar’s upcoming biopic ‘Sardar UdhamSingh’ is one of the most anticipated films of the year. While Vicky Kaushal will be essaying the lead role of Sardar Udham Singh, actor Amol Parasharhas been roped in to play the role of legendry Shaheed Bhagat Singh.
Shoojit Sircar’s upcoming biopic Sardar UdhamSingh is one of the most anticipated films of the year. Vicky Kaushal has always stunned his fans and audience with his excellent acting skills.The film showcases the story of our revolutionary freedom fighters. While Vicky Kaushal will be essaying the lead role of Sardar Udham Singh, actor AmolParashar has been roped in to play the role of legendry Shaheed Bhagat Singh.
According to the reports of a news agency, a source close to the film said, “The team met Amol and was convinced that he would fit the part perfectly. Shoojitwants to show Bhagat Singh in a more realistic manner, which means, as a sharp and intelligent young man who had a lightness to him at the same time. The actor had many conversations with the director and also read a lot of literature on Bhagat, including those written by the brave martyr himself as a young revolutionary.”
There has been no official announcement by the team but Amol shared a media report thereby confirming the news. Vicky Kaushal who is doing a biopic for the first time commented on Amol’s post, “Ma Man,” with a hug and heart emoji.
Amol has worked in films like ‘Rocket Singh: Salesman Of The Year’ (2009), ‘Babloo Happy Hai’(2014), and ‘Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare’(2020).
Sardar Udham Singh was a freedom fighter who assassinated Michael O’Dwyer, the former lieutenant governor of Punjab in pre-Independence India, to avenge the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Amritsar in 1919. Udham Singh was subsequently tried and convicted of murder, and hanged in July 1940. Earlier, the film was supposed to be released on January 15, 2021, but the release got delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.