At the launch of the trailer, the star talked about the big reveal of his first-ever dual role as a father and shared that it took some convincing to land both roles. “When the movie was told to me, it wasn’t really offered to me as a double role. But when I heard the story, I was immediately responded to by Aditya Chopra and Karan Malhotra May I be allowed to play the role of father too.”
The actor went on to explain, “It’s a great role, it’s such an interesting and exciting part for the actor that he plays. Then, I really had to convince Adi and Karan. I think after that Karan did two auditions and that’s when he was convinced too.”
Speaking of taking on a dual role for the first time in his career, the actor admitted that he found it “extremely difficult” but also “exciting”.
“Initially she was not introduced to me, but she totally attracted me as an actor. They were two unique characters and for an actor like me, playing two special characters and making them different was very difficult and very exciting for me,” Kapoor said.
The story of Shamshira takes place in the fictional city of Kaza, where a warrior tribe is imprisoned, enslaved and tortured by the tyrannical and ruthless General Choud Singh. This is the story of a man who became a slave, a slave who became a leader and then a legend for his tribe. He fights relentlessly for the freedom and dignity of his tribe.
The high-octane entertainment series is set in the 19th century in the heart of India. Will appear Sanjay Dutt Like opponent Daruja Shodeh Singh. She also has the distinction of being the leading lady, Vani Kapoor.
The film is directed by Karan Malhotra and is scheduled to be released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on July 22, 2022.