After playing the carefree, hot producer Raghavendra, Kunal Kapoor will be seen in a never seen before avatar in Veeram. He plays a rebellious warrior of the 13th century - Chandu Chekavar. Right form the first still, he has stumped with his jaw dropping transformation, and now the makers have released a new still, that shows his menacing side. Yet again, he is beyond recognition! Right from his physical transformation to his expression to his body language, one can tell Kunal has gone through major prep to get into the skin of Chanthu Chekavar the warrior. This new still also reminds us of yet another significant character who's cruelty is renowned. He is known for his towering presence and his strength. We are talking about Rana Daggubati's Bhallaladeva avatar. There is this scene in bahaubali where he fights a bull, the expression on his face is in a way similar to Kunal Kapoor's look in this new poster. What say? Veeram will release in Malayalam, and Hindi. In one of his interviews, Kunal Kapoor revealed how difficult it was to shoot for Veeram in Malayalam. “It is a very difficult language. Now that I’ve done a film in Malayalam, I think I can do it in any language. We had a really hard time. It was a big challenge for me.” Also Read: Move over Baahubali, here’s Rana Daggubati in a never seen before avatar!
The film is directed by award winning director - Jayaraj. In the same interview, Kunal talks about how Veeram happened to him ”When Jayaraj sir met me for the film, it was a dream come true for me to get a chance to work with somebody like him. It is a role which has so much transformation, layers, shades and complexities to it." The film is set to release in Malayalam on Feb 24. The release date for the Hindi version is yet to be confirmed.
So, how you like Kunal Kapoor's menacing look? Stay Tuned for more updates on Veeram.
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