Anil Kapoor, who recently celebrated 35 years in the film industry gave one of the most iconic performances in Shekhar Kapur film, ‘Mr India’. He played the role of invisible messiah that could only be seen in red light in “Mr India” back in 1987. There were strong reports that suggested the team will be back for a sequel but Sridevi’s untimely demise this February has affected the chances of a follow-up. Also Read - Anil Kapoor Shares his Achilles' Tendon Recovery Story: Know About This Condition in Detail
The 61-year-old actor starred in the Shekhar Kapur-directed blockbuster as common man Arun who fights the conniving villain, Mogambo to save his country. The movie, which is touted to be India’s first sci-fi project, featured Kapoor’s sister-in-law and frequent co-star Sridevi, along with actor Amrish Puri as the memorable antagonist. Also Read - Neetu Kapoor All Set to Return to Big Screen With Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani Romantic Drama
When asked about the possibility of a second part, Kapoor told PTI on the green carpet of the 19th IIFA Awards here, “Every film has its own destiny. When it’s gonna happen it is going happen.” Remembering Sridevi, an emotional Kapoor said, “Now, obviously (no). We will miss her (Sridevi) and Amrish Puri, the Mogambo. But life goes on. We miss all of them.” Also Read - Confirmed List of 12 Hindi Movies to Stream on Netflix India in 2020 Including Ludo, Gunjan Saxena, And Class of '83
“We will try our best to follow their legacies so that we can make them proud that we made good films and they all appreciate what we have done.” The actor, who has clocked 35 years in the Hindi film industry, is riding high on the record-breaking success of “Race 3”. Anil Kapoor will soon be seen in “Fanney Khan” with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Rajkummar Rao, which releases on August 3.