After impressing the audience with his powerful performance in ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’, now Vicky Kaushal is set to play the role of freedom fighter Udham Singh in his biopic.
And now, the makers has released the first look of Vicky from the biopic and the actor nailed in his look.
FIRST LOOK of Sardar Udham Singh
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter account and shared Vicky Kaushal’s first look from the much-awaited biopic. He wrote, “Here’s the first look… Vicky Kaushal in and as
#SardarUdhamSingh… Directed by Shoojit Sircar… Written by Ritesh Shah and Shubendu Bhattacharya… Produced by Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar… 2020 release.”
Here’s the first look… Vicky Kaushal in and as #SardarUdhamSingh… Directed by Shoojit Sircar… Written by Ritesh Shah and Shubendu Bhattacharya… Produced by Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar… 2020 release. pic.twitter.com/HnbTirrbiY
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 30, 2019
In the pic, the actor looks clean shaven and the mark on his face makes the look intriguing.
Talking about casting Vicky in this biopic, Shoojit told Mumbai Mirror, “There’s a burning intensity and anger in his eyes that I saw in our first meeting itself, that convinced me he was the right man to play Udham.”
Sardar Udham Singh is the biopic based on a daring martyr who assassinated Michael O’ Dwyer, the former lieutenant governor of Punjab in 1940, to avenge the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar which happened in the year 1919. Then, he was convicted of murder and hanged to death in July 1940.
Written by Ritesh Shah and Shubendu Bhattacharya, ‘Sardar Udham Singh’ is produced by Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar. The film is scheduled to hit the screens in 2020.