One of the most anticipated films of the year PM Narendra Modi biopic recently revealed the main antagonist of the film. It will be played by Prashant Narayanan. He will be playing a “fictional character of the biggest business tycoon of the country called Aditya Reddy”.
A recent report in news agency IANS revealed that Prashant will be playing the role of an antagonist in the film. “I am grateful to Mukesh Chabbra and Sandip SSingh for giving me this role and believing in me. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity, I am excited. This set is like a big family to me,” Prashant said in a statement. “Prashant will be the antagonist. His role is a fictional character of the biggest business tycoon of the country called Aditya Reddy. He has started shooting for the film in Ahmedabad,” IANS report revealed.
“When he came on board, I remember he told me a line that leave Aditya Reddy (his character) on me,” Ssingh said in the press release.
Prashant Narayanan (Photo by J. Vespa/WireImage)
Earlier, PM Modi’s wife’s and mother’s was revealed. While Veteran actor Zarina Wahab will be seen playing the role of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Heeraben Modi, Television actor Barkha Bisht Sengupta will be playing his wife Jashodaben in the film.”It’s an honour to play the role of the mother of Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This is going to be one of the most special roles I have ever played. I hope the audience like it,” Zarina said in a statement.
“I am grateful to Sandip Ssingh (producer) for giving me an opportunity to be a part of such an amazing film. I had a great experience working with him earlier in Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela and I know playing Jashodaben is going to be interesting too,” Barkha said.
The film also stars Manoj Joshi (as BJP chief Amit Shah), Prashant Narayanan, Boman Irani, Darshan Kumar, Akshat R. Saluja, Anjan Shrivastav, Rajendra Gupta and Yatin Karyekar. Actor Vivek Anand Oberoi will be playing the title role of Modi.
PM Narendra Modi, the biopic will discover the journey of Narendra Damodardas Modi from his humble beginning to his years as Gujarat Chief Minister onto his landmark win at the 2014 general election, finally becoming the 14th Prime Minister of India.
It is being directed by National Award-winner Omung Kumar. The biopic will be shot extensively in Gujarat and across locations within the country.
(With inputs from IANS)