Actor R Madhavan just made an official announcement through his Twitter post justifying the reason for opting out of director Rohit Shetty’s current cinematic project Simmba and the Twitterati couldn’t handle the pain of not being able to see their favourite actor portray a villainous role.
R Madhavan was approached to play the role of villain in Simmba. But unfortunately, due to bad health, the actor is unable to go forward with the project. He expressed his heartbreaking sentiments on his Twitter page stating that he was very excited for the project and lost a huge opportunity to work with the reputed action film director. Furthermore, he told the netizens that both he and his son are huge fans of Rohit Shetty films.
Hey folks .. So I am a huge crazy fan of Rohit Shetty and his films. As is my son. It breaks both our hearts that I’m not able to be a part of this film because of my injury. I’m well on my way to recovery but this is a huge opportunity and excitement lost.🙈🙈 https://t.co/9YJBctaCJI
— Ranganathan Madhavan (@ActorMadhavan) March 25, 2018
There were speculations in the industry that Junior Bachchan was considered for the same role. Producer Karan Johar and Director Rohit Shetty seemed to be very interested in seeing Abhishek Bachchan playing the villain in their film. However, as per recent reports, Junior Bachchan has said no to the opportunity.
Ranveer Singh and Rohit Shetty are teaming up for the first time and according to the reports, Shetty is quite thrilled about working with the actor. He shared that the actor has great energy which will perfectly match the action-packed movie. Talking about Ranveer Singh, he is also equally beaming with the idea of starring in a Rohit Shetty directorial project. Moreover, it has been confirmed by the filmmakers that Sara Ali Khan will be the leading lady of actor Ranveer Singh in Simmba. This is the second film that has come under her umbrella after Kedarnath. It will undoubtedly be a delight to see the pair share the silver screen for the very first time.
It would have been an inspiring experience to watch Actor R Madhavan portraying a negative character after viewing him in a similar role in his successful web series ‘Breathe’.
Rohit Shetty’s directorial entertainer Simmba is already creating lots of buzz for all the right reasons. Ranveer Singh starrer movie is speculated to have all the ingredients for full entertainment, including action, drama, comedy and romance.
Unfortunately, there have been no reports on who has been approached next to replace Madhavan as the villain in the masala entertainer. We will definitely keep you posted on all the updates! Do you have anything to say on this? Tell us in comments.