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Abhimanyu Singh joins 'Sooryavanshi' as villain

IANS  |  Mumbai 

will play the main antagonist opposite Kumar in Rohit Shettys "Sooryavanshi".

"liked my performance in 2017 Tamil film 'Theeran' and thought that I would fit the role of the baddie in 'Sooryavanshi'," Abhimanyu said in a statement.

Abhimanyu, who made his Bollywood debut with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's "Aks", described his role as "unpredictable and deadly".

"It's an interesting role. sir and I have known each other for a while now and it has been a great shoot from the first day... It was lovely shooting with sir and made me feel as if we have known each other for years," he added.

Reliance Entertainment is presenting the entertainer, which is backed by Picturez, Dharma Productions and Cape of Good

will be seen as Akshay's love interest in "Sooryavanshi".

Akshay will play the lead role of Veer Suryavanshi, a character that was introduced as an Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) in a cameo role performed by the "Kesari" star in "Simmba".

The film's team will reportedly head to to shoot Akshay's introductory sequence soon. They will also shoot in and

The movie also stars Sara Ali Khan, and will see essay Akshay's mother.



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First Published: Mon, May 13 2019. 15:12 IST