Reports have been doing the rounds that Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla would be seen essaying the role of Meghnad, son of Ravana, in Prabhas and Saif Ali Khan starrer Adipurush. His new look where he was seen sporting a moustache had also sparked rumours of him being cast in the film. Putting all rumours to rest, Sidharth has finally responded to the speculations that has left his fans wondering. Also Read – From Shah Rukh Khan to Salman Khan and Ajay Devgn – here’s the LATEST UPDATES on the projects of these 10 Bollywood stars
When Sidharth was asked about being approached by the makers of Adipurush for the role of Meghnad in the film, he told Filmfare, “Honestly, it hasn’t come to me yet. So, I really don’t know if there is any truth to it or not. For me, I really don’t know because nothing has come to me.” Also Read – South News Weekly Rewind: Jr NTR dominates headlines; interesting updates about Prabhas, Kamal Haasan, Allu Arjun’s films grab attention
So far, it has been reported that Om Raut’s directorial will see Prabhas as Ram, Saif Ali Khan as Ravana, Sunny Singh as Laxman and Kriti Sanon as Sita. The film is an adaptation of Ramayan. will be released in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada. Also Read – Tuesday Trivia: Did you know Prabhas didn’t want to be an actor but had THIS profession in mind?
Meanwhile, Sidharth is currently gearing up for his upcoming web series Broken But Beautiful 3 which is a complicated man stuck between love and everything that comes with it. He plays the character of Agastya is the third season in the popular franchise produced by Ekta Kapoor. The show will stream on May 29.
Sidharth recently said that he related to Agastya’s character on a personal level. “As an actor, there are some who look towards method acting. For me, I could relate to Agastya and I feel life is all about experiences. It’s those experiences that make you. I have had many similar experiences and hence I reflected to mine and I performed,” he said.
Sidharth is known for his roles in fiction soaps such as Balika Vadhu and Dil Se Dil Tak, and reality shows such as Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi and Bigg Boss 13.