The Future of 'Gadar': Why Anil Sharma Sees Jr. NTR as Tara Singh
Anil Sharma's "Gadar 2" continues to dominate the Indian box office, achieving a remarkable domestic collection surpassing the Rs 500 crore mark.By: Tupaki Desk | 3 Sep 2023 2:34 PM GMT
Anil Sharma's "Gadar 2" continues to dominate the Indian box office, achieving a remarkable domestic collection surpassing the Rs 500 crore mark. Even after 20 days since its release, this sequel to the iconic Sunny Deol-Ameesha Patel period drama continues to draw massive audiences, cementing its place as a blockbuster.
In a recent interview, director Anil Sharma shed light on the film's success and ventured into discussing who could step into the beloved character of Tara Singh for a potential "Gadar" remake. When the interviewer inquired about potential young actors for the role, Anil Sharma was unequivocal in his response.
He firmly stated that, in Bollywood, he sees no one who could match the legendary Sunny Deol in portraying Tara Singh. However, the director didn't stop there. He went on to express his admiration for the southern film industry, particularly singling out the exceptionally talented Jr. NTR as the only actor who he believes could do justice to the iconic Tara Singh character.
This praise for NTR came as a significant compliment from a director of Anil Sharma's stature, highlighting the immense respect NTR commands in the industry. Anil Sharma, with his wealth of experience, asserted that Jr. NTR would be the perfect choice to portray India's beloved Tara Singh, known for his powerful voice and fearless yet endearing persona.
Meanwhile, Jr. NTR is currently engrossed in shooting for his upcoming film "Devara," which is scheduled for release on April 5th, 2024. As "Gadar 2" continues to make waves at the box office, the speculation around a potential remake with Jr. NTR in the lead role adds an exciting dimension to the film's enduring legacy.