Hrithik Roshan to play hero and villain in Krrish 4?
Reports suggest that Hrithik Roshan may play both the hero and the villain in Krrish 4.bollywood Updated: Sep 26, 2017 14:57 IST
Hrithik Roshan, who has featured in the lead role in all the three films of his home production’s superhero franchise, may be playing the roles of both the protagonist and the antagonist in Krrish 4. The film will be directed by Hrithik’s father, Rakesh Roshan.
The Deccan Chronicle quoted a source as saying, “Hrithik has wanted to explore both the yin and yang, the positive and the negative side of the personality simultaneously. This is his chance to do so.”
Rakesh Roshan had earlier said in a statement, “When my wife showed me a tweet with Bappa’s picture as Krrish, it reaffirmed my belief that Krrish is the original superhero we have. It boosted my confidence and inspired me to make the fourth instalment.”
Hrithik has played double roles in Krrish, Krrish 3 and Koi Mil Gaya - essaying the roles of father and son in each one of these. The franchise began with Koi... Mil Gaya in 2003, which starred featured Hrithik, Preity Zinta and Rekha in lead roles.
While Kangana Ranaut and Vivek Oberoi essayed the role of the villain in Krrish 3, Naseeruddin Shah played the antagonist’s role in Krrish. Rajat Bedi played the antagonist’s role in Koi Mil Gaya.
Currently at the scripting stage, Krrish 4 is slated to go on floors next year and will be released during Christmas 2018.
Hrithik has recently been finalised to play math genius, Anand Kumar in Vikas Bahl’s film on Super 30. He was last seen in Kaabil opposite Yami Gautam.
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First Published: Sep 26, 2017 14:56 IST