Bhumi Pednekar will act alongside Rajkummar Rao in Anubhav Sinha’s next sociopolitical drama ‘Bheed’. Previously, the film’s announcement also confirmed Rajkummar as the protagonist. Rajkummar had also shared his excitement at being featured in ‘Bheed.’
Sinha’s venture will be focused on continuing his legacy of making thoughtful man’s cinema. The collaboration of Anubhav Sinha and T-series is making headlines in the industry. They are placing their attributes behind tales that relate to the common citizen on a personal level.
Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series and Anubhav Sinha’s Benaras Mediaworks are partnering on the social drama Bheed. “A breakthrough social drama needs the very best,” T-Series stated on its official Twitter account. That is why we are overjoyed to have the ever-so-adaptable. Join the #Bheed team, @bhumipednekar!” According to industry sources, the movie will be shot in Lucknow and is likely to begin shooting in November, with the unit conducting its pre-production in the next couple of weeks.
A groundbreaking social drama deserves the very best. This is why we are so happy to have the ever-so versatile @bhumipednekar join team #Bheed!@RajkummarRao @anubhavsinha #BhushanKumar @BenarasM #AnubhavSinha #RajkummarRao #BhumiPednekar pic.twitter.com/ds4OP2TfTf
— T-Series (@TSeries) October 27, 2021
Bheed, which is Sinha’s second venture with Bhushan Kumar since the massive popularity of Thappad, was unveiled last week and features Rajkummar Rao.
Films Have the Capacity to Change People’s Conviction: Bhumi Pednekar
Bhumi Pednekar said, “He understands my concept that films have the capability to change people’s convictions. It is up to us, as artists, to share these tales. The same can be stated for Bhushan Kumar, who pushes his writers, directors, and actors to take risks as he is a brilliant producer”.
This is a fascinating topic, and I’m looking forward to beginning on this film’s journey, the 32-year-old actress added.
Bhumi Pednekar is the Right Match for Role: Anubhav Sinha
Anubhav Sinha, who is noted for movies such as “Mulk” and “Article 15,” considers Bhumi Pednekar is the right match for “Bheed” since she is a competent actor and a lady with her own thoughts.
In a remark, Anubhav Sinha said, “That is a quality that this character must possess. I couldn’t have wished for a more perfect ensemble. These are artists that not only amaze every moment they appear on camera but also lift the penned word to deliver cinematic beauty. I am fortunate to have the crew I am collaborating with.”
Bheed is a Creation I’m Proud of: Bhushan Kumar
According to Bhushan Kumar, “Anubhav Sinha’s work approach is so organic that I couldn’t have wished for a stronger partner. Bheed is yet another creation of which I am proud of. It’s a mind blowing narrative, and he has casted talented actors in it. Bhumi is a superb actress, and there was no finer candidate for the character.”
I Want My Art to Provoke Thought: Rajkumar Rao
Rajkumar Rao said, I’ve always been fascinated by topics that spark discussion. Even as a performer, I want my art to provoke thought. This is a significant topic, and the character requires that I push myself as an artist to go beyond my comfort limit. Rajkumar Rao had added, “I can’t wait to commence shooting and lose myself in this dimension.”
Rajkumar Rao & Bhumi Pednekar’s Upcoming Film ‘Badhai Do’
Apart from Bheed ,Rao and Pednekar will also be featured in the much-anticipated Badhaai Do, which they have already wrapped shooting on. Badhaai Do is the another segment of award-winning Badhaai Ho, in which Ayushmaan Khurrana, Neena Gupta, Gajraj Rao, Surekha Sikri, and Sanya Malhotra featured. Harshavardhan Kulkarni is directing the Rajkummar and Bhumi starrer, Badhai Do.