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Viineet Kumar packs a punch in Saand ki Aankh trailer

Mukkabaaz fame versatile actor Viineet Kumar is all set for his upcoming Diwali release Saand Ki Aankh. The trailer of Saand Ki Aankh starring Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar and Viineet Kumar is out now. The film is revolves around Chandro and Prakashi who take up shooting at the age of 60 to encourage their daughters towards a bright future as they did not want their daughters to go through a lifetime of suppression.

Viineet is playing a dynamic role of the trainer to Taapsee Pannu (Prakashi) and Bhumi Pednekar (Chandro). Dr. Yashpal played by Viineet Kumar acts as a catalyst and provides support and strength to Prakashi and Chandro to combat patriarchy and truly come on their own. He is a harbringer of change in a deeply rooted male dominant society of Haryana. It’s remarkable to see the film that totally focuses on female protagonist and Viineet seems to have an impactful performance.

Not only in Saand Ki Aankh but Kumar will be debuting in his upcoming Netflix web Bard Of Blood releasing this September and his Aadhaar film is going to hit the theatres this December.

Saand Ki Aankh releasing on 27th October 2020.

Aadhaar has the caliber to win millions of hearts: Viineet Kumar

One of the finest actors, Viineet Kumar’s performance in Mukkabaaz managed to strike a chord with both audience and critics and even won best actor award (critics’ choice). He also got rave reviews in films like Gold, Gangs of Wasseypur. His upcoming film, Aadhaar, which is based on struggles of a common man caught amidst bureaucratic red tape, promises quality cinema as well.

According to the source close to the actor, “Aadhaar will premiere at the 24th Busan International Film Festival in South Korea. The festival, which invites talent from all around the world, will screen the film in October under the category — A Window on Asian Cinema. Directed by National Award winner, Suman Ghosh, Aadhaar is perhaps one of the most relevant films in today’s times and Viineet is very happy with the first platform where it will be screened.” Commenting on the same Viineet said, “This film has been made keeping the realities of every citizen in the mind. My character, who struggles with the government’s bureaucratic procedures, represents the common man and his state of mind. I truly believe that this film has the caliber to touch millions of hearts because of its realistic representation. There couldn’t have been a better platform than Busan International Film Festival to reach its first set of audiences. I am very happy and grateful to the makers of the film and organizers of the festival to bring this movie to this stage.”

Viineet Kumar will be seen next in ‘Bard of Blood’ which also stars Emraan Hashmi and Sobhita Dhulipala, and ‘Saand Ki Aankh’, which is scheduled to release this Diwali.

Pankaj Tripathi now bags his first international project with Chris Hemsworth!

The versatile actor Pankaj Tripathi has explored a variety of platforms and mediums to entertain his audiences more than a decade. He is one of the best actors currently Bollywood has. Pankaj after giving memorable performances in his last few releases like Newton, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Stree, web show Mirzapur, Pankaj now sets his eyes on Hollywood. Pankaj we now hear will soon start shooting for his first ever Hollywood film with none other than Hollywood’s hot favourite actor Chris Hemsworth aka Thor from Avengers of the Marvel Universe.

In November last year, Chris was in India to shoot debutante director Sam Hargrave’s thriller film Dhaka. Sam has been the second unit director for Avengers Infinity War, Atomic Blonde. They shot principal portions of the film in Mumbai and Ahmedabad. The film also stars Golshifteh Farahani, David Harbour, Randeep Hooda, Manoj Bajpayee amongst many others. As per the sources, Pankaj Tripathi will be joining the cast in Bangkok, Thailand to shoot the next leg of the film. This would be the first time Pankaj will be seen in a Hollywood project working with an international crew. Pankaj will be seen in a pivotal character sharing screen space with Chris. The film Dhaka is a thriller and will be released as Netflix Originals.

Ranveer Singh and Pankaj Tripathi share mutual fondness and admiration for each other

Actors Ranveer Singh and Pankaj Tripathi the two sides of the coin in Bollywood. Both the actors represent a different kind of cinema in their own ways. Ranveer Singh is a highly power-packed and electrifying performer in commercial Bollywood films. Whereas the versatile actor Pankaj Tripathi represents a very different kind of cinema that is content-based and appeals to the masses. Even though both the actors represent two different genres of cinema has immense love for each as co-actors and as human beings. They do not shy away to showcase their love for each other on any platform. 

Recently both Ranveer and Pankaj shared for a shoot and they both couldn’t stop raving each other’s performances. The duo surely has the charisma and zing to attract the audience towards them as well showcasing their fondness towards each other. Here are some candid pictures from their meeting!

Pankaj Tripathi will be seen as 90’s over dramatic massy hero

Pankaj Tripathi has been lauded for his role in his recent Stree. Each time the actor comes on screen, audiences anticipate some hilarity in the form of smart witty dialogues and shocked expressions to follow.

Apart from Stree, the actor is also currently shooting for Shakeela and Luka Chuppi, two extremely different films with diverse roles. The interesting aspect of the actor’s role in Shakeela is that Pankaj will have to channel his inner 90s superstar for the same.

The actor for the first time ever will be seen as the over dramatic hero of the 90s, an era where films were massy and heroes were idolized because of their over the top style.

In the film Pankaj who plays an actor/producer will be seen rocking not just the outfits like bell bottomed pants, multi-coloured shirts and shoes but will take on the role of being a rambunctious hero who is overconfident, talented and knows he will get the girl.