Leaving no stone unturned to prep up hard for his role in Panipat, lead actor Arjun Kapoor can be seen donning a cap every time he steps out, so as to hide his crop short hair look from the public. In lieu of the same, Arjun shared a throwback picture today where he seemed to be reminiscing the good old hair days. Also Read - Malaika Arora Announces Her COVID-19 Diagnosis After Arjun Kapoor, Says 'I am Feeling Fine'
In the picture that he recently uploaded on his Instagram handle, Arjun can be seen donning an orange coloured hoodie paired with light brown sunglasses and a wristwatch as he pulled back the hood to reveal his bushy hair. The picture was captioned, “Time to show your true self… #tuesdaythoughts & a #throwback to the hair days… forget Pink I’m in the Orange of health…” (sic). Also Read - Malaika Arora Tests Positive For COVID-19 After Beau Arjun Kapoor Contracted The Virus
Reports suggest that Arjun will be seen playing the role of Sadashiv Rao Bhau, who was Peshwa Bajirao’s nephew and had served as the Maratha Army’s commander-in-chief at the third battle of Panipat.
Panipat also stars Sanjay Dutt and Kriti Sanon in pivotal roles, The film is based on the third Battle of Panipat fought between the Maratha empire lead by Sadashiv Rao Bhau and invading forces of Ahmad Shah Abdali, the King of Afghanistan.
The battle took place on January 14, 1761, at Panipat, and is considered to be one of the most eventful battles fought in the 18th century.
The film’s tagline that reads ‘The Great Betrayal’ rightly sets the tone for the period drama. Helmed by Ashutosh Gowariker, it is slated to release on December 6, 2019.
Arjun will next be seen in Raj Kumar Gupta’s India’s Most Wanted, which is scheduled for release on May 24. He will also appear in Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar alongside Parineeti Chopra.