Released in June 2001, Sunny Deol’s Gadar became a box office phenomenon, almost breaking the record of Sholay in terms of tickets sold. According to movie’s director Anil sharma, the film crossed Rs 100 crore rupees in 2001, which in today’s times will come out to be Rs 1000 crore.
Gadar was based on a solid plot of India-Pakistan Partition tale and a love story. Brilliant work by starcast including Ameesha patel, Vivek Shauq, Lillete Dubey and Amrish Puri, is still remembered today. The movie also featured ‘Jeete’ aka Utkarsh Sharma who played the role of Sunny and Ameesha Patel’s son.
The cute little kid Utkarsh Sharma is all grown up and raring to go. The handsome lad may soon make his debut in Bollywood with Genius in a lead role. He is being directed by none other than his father, Anil Sharma, who is returning to the director’s chair with Genius after three years which is an action romantic film.
Talking about his son, Anil Sharma said, “He had gone to America for a four-year course in direction and production. Now he is ready to display his skills.”
The shooting of Genius will be completed by December this year or January next and it will be released in the summer of 2018. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has also given his best wishes to director Anil Sharma’s son.
T 2376 – Anil Sharma acclaimed director producer’s son, Utkarsh trained in US .. making debut in Industry .. my blessings and wishes ..
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) September 11, 2016