By RAHUL RAUT
Tiger Shroff’s ‘Baaghi 2’ which went on floors last month has got one more power-packed performer joining the team. Manoj Bajpayee, renowned method actor celebrated for his unconventional roles in movies, has come on board to play an important character in the movie which is a sequel to 2016’s hit action romance, ‘Baaghi’.
Although what role Bajpayee plays in ‘Baaghi 2’ is not revealed yet, his character is said to be important with a twist. “Manoj really liked the script. He is also very fond of the casting director, Mukesh Chhabra, and director Ahmed Khan, who he has known since many years. Ahmed had choreographed him in Ram Gopal Varma’s Satya. He will start shooting for the film soon,” Mumbai Mirror reported today.
‘Baaghi 2’ is a remake of Telugu crime thriller ‘Kshanam’ which starred Adah Sharma and Adivi Sesh in lead roles. Tiger’s alleged girlfriend Disha Patani plays the leading heroine while Prateik Babbar plays the baddie. Armaan Kohli and Vijay Raaz are also there in the film and Manoj’s addition just boosts the excitement of the fans waiting for this action-packed film.
Directed by Ahmed Khan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, ‘Baaghi 2’ is scheduled to release on April 27, 2018.