Indian Michael Jackson Prabhudeva who explored much craft to his credit. Choreographer, Hero, supporting artist and lastly Director. He made his directorial debut with Telugu movie Nuvvosthanante Nenoddhantana then went on direct many films in Tamil and Hindi. He remade Pokiri in Hindi with Salman Khan as Wanted around 10 years ago which was the greatest comeback for him also given Prabhudeva commercial mass director which opened doors for him in Bollywood.
Now Prabhudeva re-united with his Wanted hero for new project Dabangg 3. The most exciting news is that Our own Kichcha Sudeep to play the villain role in this movie. Sudeep not a new person for Bollywood audience, he already acted in few Hindi films directed by RGV like Rann, Raktha Charithra, then the film Eega which was dubbed into Hindi as Makki in which Sudeep played antagonist role brought him great fame. When Prabhudeva was asked about how you feeling directing both the superstars Salman and Sudeep at one set. He replies every hero is one unique personality. When I am on sets I only treat them as the characters but when I am writing the script I think to whom you are writing them for.
We zeroed on Sudeep when we were discussing for Dabangg 3 last year. I advised Sudeep name to the unit. Salman and Sudeep are very close. I also think Sohail and Sudeep are like best friends as they played a lot of cricket together. When I intimated the team I want to cast Sudeep in antagonist role, everybody was very excited and also said Sudeep is very apt for the role brings in a lot of valor. Sudeep will join the sets of Dabangg3 from next week.
Prabhudeva also thanks Karnataka Government for suggesting my name for Padmasri Award, I am very glad about what I had received. Prabhudeva now busy with his film Devi2 releasing shortly then his directorial Dabangg3 will hit the theatres on Dec 20th as announced by the makers yesterday.