Some actors can play multiple different kinds of roles incredibly well. Which includes, playing negative roles excellently too. In fact, there are many Bollywood and South actors who’ve played negative roles so well, they were literally bad to the bone. Here is the list of 8 actors who will play a negative role in upcoming movies.
1. Sanjay Dutt- LEO
Sanjay Dutt, the popular Bollywood actor, impressed South fans with his role as an antagonist in Yash starrer ‘KGF: Chapter 2’. South filmmakers then try to have the bold actor in their films, and he continues to receive several offers. Now, the latest report suggests that Sanjay Dutt is in talks for the villain role in ‘Thalapathy 67’ as the title of the film has already been confirmed as “LEO”. The biggie features Vijay in the lead and is being directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj.
2. Saif Ali Khan- ADIPURUSH
After impressing viewers with his villainous performance in director Om Raut’s ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’, Saif Ali Khan is all set to play the antagonist in ‘Adipurush’. Adipurush teaser was recently released. Saif Ali Khan plays Ravan in the film. The movie star Prabhas as Lord Ram and Kriti Sanon as Sita. The film is based on the Hindu mythological text Ramayana.
3. Vijay Sethupathi- JAWAN
Vijay Sethupathi is a prominent actor of India and though he plays the hero role in many Tamil movies, fans have been happy with his performance in a negative role in the movies ‘Vikram Vedha’, ‘Master’ and ‘Vikram’. He is currently shooting for his film ‘Jawan’ in Hindi. Directed by Atlee, the movie stars Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role.
4. Emraan Hashmi- Tiger 3
Emraan Hashmi and Salman Khan are sharing screen space for the first time on the third installment of Tiger, the action spy franchise. Hashmi has been roped in to play the villain in Tiger 3, which will also see Katrina Kaif reprise her role as spy Zoya opposite Khan’s Tiger.
5. Fahadh Faasil- PUSHPA: THE RULE
Apparently, there have been rumors and reports that Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor will be seen replacing Vikram actor Fahadh Faasil in the sequel of South blockbuster hit Pushpa 2. However, the producer of the film, Naveen Yerneni has now denied all the rumors and confirmed that Fahadh isn’t replaced and the shooting of the film will be started soon.
6. Jackie Shroff- SINGHAM 3
Rohit Shetty and his cop universe are very popular amongst the masses. According to reports, a source has revealed a lot about the upcoming Ajay Devgn starrer. “The climax of Sooryavanshi will lead to Singham 3 with Ajay taking over the charge from Veer Sooryavanshi. The entire film is about Akshay’s character racing against time to stop terror attacks in Mumbai, and they successfully stop the same in the climax of the film by capturing the negative leads, only to discover that it’s not game over yet and the actual mastermind of the attack is still hiding safely at his whereabouts. And the actual mastermind is none other than Jackie Shroff, who will continue to be a part of the universe as the negative lead of Singham 3,” revealed a source.
7. Bobby Deol- ANIMAL
After delivering a massive hit with Shahid Kapoor starrer ‘Kabir Singh’, director Sandeep Reddy Vanga has roped in Ranbir Kapoor for his next titled ‘Animal’. Bobby Deol, who is also a part of the gangster-action film, recently spilled the beans on the film. The film also stars Anil Kapoor, Rashmika Mandana and Tripti Dimri in pivotal roles.
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8. Sunil Shetty- ASHWATTHAMA
Vicky Kaushal and Sara Ali Khan will start shooting for The Immortal Ashwatthama, a modern-day superhero film based on the Ashwatthama from The Mahabharata. Director Aditya Dhar has initiated a conversation with Suniel Shetty for a key role in this mega-budget film.