It wasn’t long before that we had got the news of R. Madhavan being roped in to play the lead in Navdeep Singh’s historical drama opposite Saif Ali Khan.
And just a few days back, Maddy had posted that he has got a shoulder injury and is hospitalized for that. Well, the actor has still not been recovered from this injury and is advised to rest.
Owing to which the actor won’t be able to shoot for this untitled film with Saif Ali Khan. Also, Madhavan had opted out of Ranveer Singh starrer Simmba because of the same reason.
Now, according to some reports, R Madhavan has been replaced in Navdeep Singh’s historical drama by Udta Punjab and Rangoon actor Manav Vij.
The shooting of this film began last month in Desuri with Saif Ali Khan, and Manav Vij is undergoing the same training that Madhavan underwent for the role and will soon start shooting.
The leading lady of this film is Mukkabaaz actress Zoya Hussain and she is being trained in sidesaddle rides. Deepak Dobriyal, too, is said to be a part of the film. The first schedule of the film has already been wrapped up in Pali and now the team will start shooting for its second schedule in Bhilwara and Udaipur.