Mumbai: Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor, who is ready to return to the silver display screen 4 years after his final outing ‘Sanju’ with the upcoming interval actioner ‘Shamshera’, harbours the dream of essaying a unfavorable character.
The actor expressed his want to take action and spoke about his love for the dangerous boys of Hindi cinema, the towering villains who make the hero greater, within the third episode of ‘RK Tapes’, a particular promotional video sequence.
The actor listed out a few of his favorite on-screen villains — the long-lasting Amjad Khan as Gabbar Singh in ‘Sholay’, Amrish Puri as Mogambo in ‘Mr. India’, Sanjay Dutt as Kancha Cheena in ‘Agneepath’, Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji in ‘Padmaavat’ and Shah Rukh Khan in ‘Darr’.
“We invariably facet with the hero,” Ranbir stated within the video. “But when there was no villain for the hero to point out his heroism, how would a hero be a hero? I’ve a dream that after I’ll do a unfavorable function and folks will inform their children ‘so jaa, so jaa nahi toh Ranbir aa jayega’!”
He added: “As our cinema evolves, the villain’s character too is turning into increasingly complicated and attention-grabbing. I’m wanting ahead to the dangerous guys we’re but to look at, to the actors who will scare us out of our seats and to the villains that may redefine evil.”
‘Shamshera’, which additionally stars Vaani Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt, has been directed by Karan Malhotra and has been produced by Aditya Chopra below the banner of YRF.
The trilingual movie is arriving in cinemas on July 22 in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.