One of the Tollywood talented directors, Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi aka Krish most prestigious bilingual film Manikarnika shooting is progressing at brisk pace in Rajasthan. This is an epic biopic of Rani Jhansi Lakshmi Bhai in which Bollywood beauty Kangana Ranaut playing the title role.
Recently the news has come out that this film facing releasing hurdles, this film is initially scheduled to hit screens on April 27th. But the release has been postponed due to the delay in VFX works and several issues. Makers are now planning to release the film on August 15th all over the world in a grand manner.
But, now this new release date is creating new hurdles to the film, yes one of the top and successful heroes in Bollywood Akshay Kumar’s ‘Gold’ also scheduled for August 15th release. ‘Gold’ movie is based on Olympic Games and the film has huge expectations in Bollywood circles. Many buzzes spreading that Manikarnika needs to face tough competition with Gold.
Internal sources say director Krish is planning to approach Akshay Kumar for requesting him to postpone his ‘Gold’ release date. It is known that recently Akshay Kumar postponed his last release ‘Padman’ for the sack of ‘Padamavath’. Makers of Manikarnika also expecting that Akshay Kumar will step back for this historic film. Earlier Krish worked with Akshay Kumar for his ‘Gabbar’ film and both have a good association. So, makers are expecting that Akshay Kumar will step back his ‘Gold’ for his ‘Gabar’ director. Let us wait and see will this top hero postpone the Gold release for Manikarnika or not!!
Baahubali fame Vijayendra Prasad has penned the script for Manikarnika. The film will be dubbed into all Indian languages since it is a universal subject. Sources say that the war episodes will be the major highlight of the film and they will be shot on a scale that has not been seen before on Indian screens.
Kangana Ranaut, Jisshu Sengupta, Ankita Lokhande, Atul Kulkarni, Sonu Sood and Vaibhav Tatwawaadi are playing the lead roles. Music will compose by Music Composer Shankar Mahadevan. Stay tuned for this space for more interesting updates.