Rishab Shetty to essay the role of don Amar Alva in his upcoming film

Rishab Shetty will script the film along with his associate Nitish who is making his directorial with the untitled film about the underworld don Amar Alva.
Written By Akanksha Sridhara | Updated: June 01, 2020 16:20 IST
Rishab Shetty to essay the role of don Amar Alva in his upcoming film

It seems like the lockdown period has helped actor and director Rishab Shetty introspect. He has had enough time to think through his next career moves. According to reports, Rishab Shetty's upcoming untitled film will revolve around the underworld and he is going to portray the underworld don Amar Alva. Sources say Rishab and his associate Nitesh will work on the script for the film set in the 1980-90s.

The tales of the mafia have played on the silver screen many times. With the rise of gangster films, mafia dons like Kotwal, MP Jayaraj, Oil Kumar and many others have been portrayed on the silver screen. A contemporary of such underworld dons, Amar Alva died in a shootout in 1992. His charismatic personality was quite the talk of the town in those days.
Rishab Shetty has had a pretty good run since his debut. With successful directorial ventures like Kirik Party, Ricky, Sarkari Hi. Pra. Shaale has proved to be a versatile director. His acting career began with the Jayathirtha directorial Bell Bottom. The film was a massive hit at the box office. Rishab Shetty was praised for his performance.
Rishab Shetty will next appear in the comedy film Harikathe alla Giri Kathe. The news of the untitled film has had everyone wondering how the actor will take on a role that will need him to flaunt machetes and guns. We will just have to wait and watch what the young actor will do!
On the work front, Rishab Shetty is looking forward to appearing in Garuda Gamana Vrishaba Vahana, Nathuram and Cowboy Krishna. He will also direct the film Rudraprayag. The film features Anant Nag as well. Rishab is gearing up to kickstart the shooting as soon as possible. He is also looking forward to Bell Bottom 2.