In a highly-anticipated collaboration, talented actor Vicky Kaushal is all set to bring the remarkable story of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj to life on the silver screen. Director Laxman Utekar, known for his notable contributions to the film industry, has confirmed that their upcoming project, centered around the life of this significant historical figure, will commence filming in September.
As the duo eagerly awaits the release of their first collaboration, “Zara Hatke Zara Bachke,” featuring Sara Ali Khan and Vicky Kaushal, Laxman Utekar took the opportunity to share exclusive updates on their upcoming venture. Speaking with enthusiasm, the director revealed, “We have already started our pre-production. The film will go on floors this September.”
To portray the iconic character of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, Vicky Kaushal has embarked on a rigorous training regimen that includes horse riding and sword fighting. Additionally, the actor is committed to gaining weight to accurately embody the role. With his training currently underway, the team aims to commence shooting as planned in September.
Laxman Utekar’s previous successes, such as “Luka Chuppi” and “Mimi,” have cemented his reputation as a filmmaker capable of delivering compelling narratives that strike a perfect balance between entertainment and substance. With their upcoming release, “Zara Hatke Zara Bachke,” produced by Dinesh Vijan’s Maddock Films, set to hit the screens on June 2, audiences eagerly await the director’s foray into the historical epic genre with the captivating tale of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj.
The combination of Vicky Kaushal’s exceptional acting prowess and Laxman Utekar’s directorial vision promises to create a cinematic experience that celebrates the legacy of a revered historical figure. As they embark on this ambitious project, fans and enthusiasts alike can look forward to witnessing the grandeur and emotional depth that this historical epic will undoubtedly bring to the silver screen.