Do you remember ‘Nayak: The Real Hero’ a political action thriller?? It is seen that Hindi television channels have been telecasting Nayak most of the times. Over the years, the film seems to have caught a large number of fans. Every fan of Nayak had larned it dialogue by dialogue. According to the latest news, it’s going to be a grand treat as actor Anil Kapoor thinks a sequel to the movie. When asked on the sidelines of the Total Dhamaal shoot at the Star Sports studio which film of his deserves a sequel, Anil told: “I think a sequel to ‘Nayak’ would be a good idea.”
Anil Kapoor also added “The new wave of ideas and content. The unexplored territories and new challenges.” Nayak, unlike its original Tamil version, fell flat at the box-office. It was a remake of S. Shankar ’s successful Tamil film ‘Mudhalvan’. Consequently, after a gap of 15 years long years, rumors are coming about a possible sequel to the film. The 2001 film presented the story of a common man and his fight against the corrupt system, and how his life changes after he becomes a chief minister for a day. It features Rani Mukherji and the late Amrish Puri.
Anil Kapoor thinks a sequel to ‘Nayak’ would be a good idea
What’s the most exciting aspect of being in the industry at the moment? The interesting thing to mark is the story of the sequel is likely to be penned by famous Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Baahubali: The Beginning fame screenwriter KV Vijayendra Prasad. Eros International is going to produce the sequel replacing AM Rathnam who got credit to produce Nayak. The project is likely to retain Anil Kapoor in the lead role. However, for now, there has been no official announcements from the makers’ side.
Presently the actor is busy with the final countdown of his upcoming release of ‘Total Dhamaal’. It comes out to be the third installment of the successful franchise ‘Dhamaal’, originally starring Sanjay Dutt, Javed Jaffrey and Riteish Deshmukh alongside Arshad Warsi.