Uri movie director Aditya Dhar: The Surgical Strike is going to make a big picture with Vicky strategy once again. The name of this film is ‘Amar Ashwatthama’. Shooting for this film will start from April 2021.
- Latest version:October 10, 2020, 12:51 AM IST
Ashvatthama, the hero of the Mahabharata, was the son of Guru Dronacharya. According to the Mahabharata, he attained immortality. In the battle of Mahabharata, Ashvatthama fought for the Kauravas. Uri film director Aditya Dhar: Surgical Strike is also directing this film. In this film too, he has decided to have Vicky Kaushal in the lead role.
In an interview on a website, Aditya Dhar said that the shooting of ‘The Immortal Ashwatthama’ will start in April 2021. They will create and release this film in 3 parts. It will show Ashwatthama as today’s superhero.
Aditya has a special thing to say about this film. He said that Vicky Kaushal would have to weigh more than 100 kg to play the role of Ashwatthama in the film. Vicky is training hard for this. They are also learning horseback riding for this character. These two arts are nothing more, Vicky Strategy also needs to take martial arts training like jujutu and crove magar for this role.Shooting in Europe and the final schedule will be in Mumbai
Regarding the shooting location, Aditya said, ‘The film will be shot in Europe and also in Europe, especially in Britain. In addition Iceland will have a schedule and our final schedule will be in Mumbai. The shooting schedule can be changed depending on the corona virus.
Aditya Dhar is ready to make this film with all the details using the free time available in the lockdown. Most will be used in VFX film. For this he has spoken to the VFX team. The director has also chosen the actress of the film, but he did not reveal the name of the actress.
Speaking of work front, there are big films like Vicky Kaushal’s The Immortal Ashwatthama, Shaheed Udham Singh, Field Marshal Sam Maneksha’s biopic and Karan Johar’s ‘Takht’.