(This article is authored by Alar)
Kamal Haasan, the Ulaganayagan of Indian cinema, is all set to play the villain in the upcoming sci-fi epic Kalki 2898 AD. The film, which stars Prabhas and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles, is directed by Nag Ashwin and produced by Vyjayanthi Movies.
The film is based on the concept of time travel and features Prabhas in the role of Kalki, the tenth avatar of Vishnu. Kamal Haasan, who joined the shoot in Hyderabad recently, is reportedly playing a powerful antagonist who challenges Kalki in his mission to save the world. The picture of the veteran star at the venue is now going viral on social media.
Kalki 2898 AD is one of the most anticipated Pan-India films in the Indian cinema world. The film has a stellar star cast that includes Amitabh Bachchan, Disha Patani, Pashupati and others in important roles. The film is being made in two parts, with the first part expected to be released next year.
The film has already created a lot of buzz among the fans with its first look and teasers, which showcased the grandeur and scale of the film. The film is said to be a visual spectacle with stunning VFX and action sequences.
Kamal Haasan, who is known for his versatile and challenging roles, has once again proved his mettle by taking up the role of a villain in Kalki 2898 AD. The actor, who has played negative roles in films like Indian, Dasavatharam and Aalavandhan, is said to have charged a whopping 150 crore as his salary for the film.
The actor, who is also a director, writer and producer, is currently busy with H. Vinoth's KH233, which is said to be titled Thalaivan Irukkindran, Thug Life with Maniratnam. Kalki 2898 AD is a film that promises to be a landmark in Indian cinema history.
The film, which brings together some of the biggest names in the industry, is a tribute to the legend of Kalki, the final incarnation of Vishnu. The film, which explores the themes of destiny, karma and dharma, is a must-watch for all the fans of sci-fi and mythology.