Hindu epic Mahabharata has always been a fascinating source to explore and bring on silver screen. Several filmmakers have made several films drawing inspirations from the epic but the source is so vast that it continues to give new ideas. The interest of audience has piqued on Mahabharata especially after the likes of Rajamouli, Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have expressed their dream of making films on the epic.
Now, here comes an announcement regarding a huge project on the most interesting character of Mahabharata, ‘Karna’. Star Tamil hero has officially announced his new film, a high-budget magnum opus titled “Mahavir Karna”. To be made primarily in Hindi, the mythological film will be dubbed in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam.
Vikram will essay the role of Karna in this epic period drama to be directed by RS Vimal and bankrolled by United Film Kingdom.