After a gap of 20 long years,Anil Sharma is all set to direct his ambitious film Gadar 2 starring Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel.
According to a Pinkvilla report, the sequel will have a addition in cast which includes Utkarsh, the director’s son. The movie will hit the floors in November this year as Anil Sharma has zeroed in on the screenplay and script. Anil Sharma and his team of writers have been trying to crack the plot of a sequel to Gadar for a while now and they finally have the entire screenplay in place. Much like the first part, the sequel too will speak of the India – Pakistan conflict with Sunny taking down the entire country.
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The pre-production work has already begun and the makers are gearing up to take the film on floors around the month of November, read the website’s report. https://www.instagram.com/reel/CQIGWTMpcjg/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link
The sequel will see Sunny’s character, returning to Pakistan for his son, thus, making the sequel a father-son driven story. Gadar was a juggernaut of emotions with Tara Singh (Sunny Deol) fighting against the whole of Pakistan for the love of his life, Sakeena (Ameesha Patel).In the second instalment, the makers have zeroed in on the father-son emotion.
Anil Sharma will be producing the film with Zee Studios; also the sequel w ill have a fresh face opposite Utkarsh who will play his onscreen love interest. The shy role of Sunny was praised, earning him a Best Actor nomination at the ceremony of 47th Filmfare Awards, while Patel garnered the Filmfare Special Award as well as a nomination for Best Actress.
Gadar: Ek Prem Katha ranks among the top 3Indian films in all-time highest footfalls. This June, the blockbuster period drama clocked 20 years of its release. On the occasion of Gadar’s 20th anniversary, Anil spoke to PTI and opened up on how he zeroed in on Sunny to play the part of the iconic Tara Singh. “Tara could only be played by Sunny. I needed someone extremely powerful, extremely innocent. There’s no one in the industry apart from him to do this. I had him in mind while conceptualizing the film,”he was quoted as saying.
Sunny, marked the 20th anniversary of the film with a special post on social media. He wrote, “We made a film, you made it an event! I express my gratitude to everyone who made our film historic.”