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KGF Chapter 2: Before Being Adheera in Yash’s Film, Sanjay Dutt Had Already Made His South Debut in Akkineni Nagarjuna’s Comedy Flick in 1998! (Watch Video)

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Sanjay Dutt turns 61 on July 29, 2020. On the occasion, the makers of the Kannada film, KGF: Chapter 2, released a new poster of the Bollywood star as Adheera, the film’s main antagonist. While comparisons of his unusual character design were made to Ragnar from the series Vikings, Sanjay Dutt’s Adheera look has been liked by the fans of the star, as well as that of the film. It is making us more and more eager to see how his role pans out when KGF Chapter 2 hits the screens. KGF Chapter 2: Twitterati Compares Sanjay Dutt’s Intense Look As Adheera To Ragnar Lothbrok From Vikings (View Tweets).

Now, KGF: Chapter 2 is a sequel to the 2018 Kannada film, KGF (Kolar Gold Fields) that has the dynamic star Yash as the lead. The movie was a huge hit, even outside the state, thanks to the involvement of Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Entertainment as producers. Thanks to the success of the film, the makers have amped up the scope and reach of the sequel, by casting Bollywood stars Sanjay Dutt and Raveena Tandon in the film. Sanjay Dutt Birthday Special: 10 Interesting Facts About Sanjay Dutt That You Need To Know About Him.

While KGF: Chapter 2 does mark Dutt’s debut in Kannada cinema, it is not his first foray into Southern territory. Way back in 1998, Sanjay Dutt had made a cameo appearance in the Telugu film, Chandralekha. The movie, directed by Krishna Vamsi, was a remake of the Hollywood film, While You Were Sleeping, though it was closer in treatment to Priyadarshan’s Malayalam remake, also named Chandralekha. Before Yash’s KGF, Sanjay Dutt Was Being Considered for Prabhas’ Baahubali and Here’s Why He Couldn’t Be a Part of It.

Sanjay Dutt had played a man who is not mentally well and brings trouble to the protagonist, played by Akkineni Nagarjuna… for about two minutes.

Check out the cameo below:

Interestingly, fellow Bollywood star Anil Kapoor had donned the same role in the Malayalam remake, that had Mohanlal in the lead. The movie was also remade in Hindi with Salman Khan as Har Dil Jo Pyaar Karega, where Shah Rukh Khan had done the cameo.

While he had already made his South ‘debut’, KGF Chapter 2 would feature Sanjay Dutt in his first full-length South role. Will he be speaking Kannada in the film? Will we see some terrific action scenes between him and Yash? We are waiting and watching!

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jul 29, 2020 06:45 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).

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Star Wars, Hunger Games, The Big Bang Theory – Brie Larson Reveals 8 Major Projects She Auditioned For But Didn’t Get (Watch Video)

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Brie Larson may be a famous actor today known for her performances in films such as Room and Captain Marvel but the actress has been through her share of tough phases and lost out on some really amazing films. Considering the Academy Award-winning actress’ acting talents, it almost seems impossible that Larson may have faced rejections in Hollywood but much to our surprise, it is true. The actress recently started her own YouTube channel and has been posting sme amazing stuff. In her latest video, Brie spoke about failure and rejections as an actor. Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel To Fight Tom Holland’s Spider-man In Upcoming Sequel?

If you have watched certain films and wondered what they would be like had Brie Larson been cast in them, well you’ll be delighted to know, the actress did audition for quite a bit of them. In her latest video, Brie Larson revealed some of the biggest projects that she auditioned for but lost out getting cast in them due to whatever reasons. Not only films, but the actress also reveals a few famous TV series that she auditioned for. Here’s a list of projects that could have starred Brie Larson but unfortunately didn’t! Captain Marvel 2 Hires Nia DaCosta as Director, Ryan Fleck Congratulates.

1. Hunger Games

Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)

Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)

2. Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys (Photo Credits: Twitter)

3. Star Wars

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (Photo Credits: Twitter)

4. The Big Bang Theory

TBBT(Photo Credits: Instagram)

TBBT (Photo Credits: Instagram)

5. Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl (Photo Credits: Instagram)

6. Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland (Photo Credits: Twitter)

7. Spy Kid (As a child actor)

Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)

Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)

8. Hearts In Atlantis (As a child actor)

Hearts in Atlantis

Hearts in Atlantis (Photo Credits: Twitter)

Check Out Brie Larson’s YouTube Video Here:

We bet you’re surprised to find out how Brie Larson lost out on these amazing roles, knowing that she could have totally killed it. The last time we saw her on Jimmy Fallon’s show playing the lightsabre game was when we hoped to see her in the Star Wars series, wouldn’t she have truly rocked as a Jedi? Well, there’s always another time. It’s amazing how Larson has opened up about these big rejections and showed her fans acting isn’t really an easy job.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 15, 2020 03:06 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).

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