One of the most anticipated films of the year PM Narendra Modi biopic recently revealed the actor who will be playing Narendra Modi’s father and it is nonother than Rajendra Gupta. Another actor who joined the cast if Yatin Karyekar who will be playing an important role.
Film and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter to share the news and wrote, “Rajendra Gupta to portray PM Narendra Modi’s father, while Yatin Karyekar to enact an important part in biopic #PMNarendraModi… Stars Vivek Anand Oberoi in title role… Directed by Omung Kumar… Produced by Suresh Oberoi and Sandip Ssingh… Official look:”.
A few days ago, Boman Irani joined the cast. He will be seen playing the role of business tycoon Ratan Tata.
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)