In the realm of both cinema screens and streaming platforms, few actors captivate audiences like Rajkummar Rao. Recently, he opened up about the possibility of portraying the iconic freedom fighter Bhagat Singh and shed light on his approach to the role.
While he didn’t confirm any ongoing project related to Bhagat Singh, Rajkummar Rao expressed his deep passion for the revolutionary figure’s journey. In a conversation with Pinkvilla, he shared that he is genuinely fascinated by Bhagat Singh. However, he clarified that if he ever undertakes the role, he would offer a fresh perspective on Bhagat Singh’s life, ensuring a unique narrative.
News has been circulating about a group of writers delving into various facets of Bhagat Singh’s life, contemplating a more extensive format to chronicle his story. Rajkummar Rao is reportedly involved in this project personally, indicating his commitment to presenting a comprehensive portrayal. The writers are expected to take around 6 to 8 months to craft the complete narrative.
Should Rajkummar Rao join the cast, it wouldn’t be his first foray into portraying historical figures. His portrayal of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in “Bose: Dead/Alive” garnered praise both for his performance and the overall impact of the series.
Turning towards his immediate projects, Rajkummar Rao is gearing up to reprise his beloved role as Vicky in the sequel of “Stree.” This reunion will once again see him sharing the screen with Shraddha Kapoor, Aparshakti Khurana, Abhishek Banerjee, and Pankaj Tripathi. Adding to the excitement, Varun Dhawan will be making an extended cameo appearance in the movie, promising a power-packed ensemble.
Rajkummar Rao’s journey, marked by his versatility and commitment, continues to intrigue both cinephiles and industry insiders alike. As the actor ventures into exploring Bhagat Singh’s narrative, one can only anticipate another layer of brilliance he’ll bring to the silver screen.