The swashbuckling general & the first Field Marshal of India- SAM MANEKSHAW. I feel honoured & proud of getting a chance to unfold his journey on-screen. Remembering him on his death anniversary & embracing the new beginnings with @meghnagulzar and @RonnieScrewvala.@RSVPMovies pic.twitter.com/ozyUO69wKV— Vicky Kaushal (@vickykaushal09) June 27, 2019
Vicky Kaushal has many interesting projects in the pipeline. Talking about Sam Bahadur, Vicky's fans are looking forward to the film. The movie is based on the life of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. It was in April this year, it was revealed that the movie is titled Sam Bahadur. Talking to Instagram, Vicky ahd shared, "The man. The legend. The brave heart. Our Samबहादुर . On the birth anniversary of Field Marshal #SamMankeshaw, his story has found its name. #SamBahadur."
And now, as per a report in Pinkvilla, Fatima Sana Shaikh has come on board for the film. Yes, you read that right! The actress will feature in this Meghna Gulzar directorial. According to Pinkvilla, "Fatima has been approached to play a pivotal role in Sam Bahadur, and she has really liked that part. The makers and the actress are presently in advanced talks, and the conversation should be formalised soon. Meanwhile, the pre-production work on the film is on, and is expected to roll early next year."
Vicky Kaushal's first look as Sam Manekshaw was introduced in 2019. Sharing the picture on Twitter, he wrote, "The swashbuckling general & the first Field Marshal of India - SAM MANEKSHAW. I feel honoured & proud of getting a chance to unfold his journey on-screen. Remembering him on his death anniversary & embracing the new beginnings with @meghnagulzar and @RonnieScrewvala @RSVPMovies." ALSO READ:Fatima Sana Shaikh Tells Paparazzi She Is ‘Unemployed’ When Asked About Her Upcoming Projects; Hopes To Get Work Once COVID Situation Settles
Apart from Sam Bahadur, Vicky also has The Immortal Ashwatthama in his kitty. The movie also stars Sara Ali Khan. Besides that, he will be seen in Shashank Khaitan's Mr Lele. The movie also stars Bhumi Pednekar and Kiara Advani. Talking about Fatima, she will be seen in an untitled movie with Anil Kapoor.