Kuldeep Manak who was best known for singing a rare genre of Punjabi music, ‘Kali’ hence fondly called, ‘Kaliyan Da Badshah’ is an unforgettable singing legend of Punjab.
In the late 1970s and early 1980s Manak was generally regarded as the best Punjabi singer in the world. Even today, long after his demise, there’s no dearth in the huge fan following that Manak once enjoyed. Be it youth or aged, the connoisseurs of music cannot help appreciating the rare talent that his man possessed.
A lot of times, in Punjabi film industry, the question of his biopic has got raised. However, till now, no one has actually come forward to execute this brilliant idea. Manak’s life has been filled with so many dramatic ups and downs that a film on his life will sure inspire the youth of today in many ways. What then is stopping the filmmakers to come forward with his biographical film?
[h4] The biopic on Kuldeep Manak shall release on 15th Nov 2019 [/h4]
But now H Virk from Virk films and Josan Sandeep from Josan Bros Entertainment have joined hands to make a film on this much-talked about legend Kuldeep Manak. Producer Josan Sandeep, is a renowned name in Hollywood. He was the Associate Director in Fast & Furious Franchise’s 8th installment – Fast 8, and has also contributed his expertise in Hollywood movies like Skyfall, Total Recall, Amazing Spiderman, Ghost Rider II and Angelina Jolie starrer Salt.
Check out the Official title poster of the biopic
When asked as to why he is venturing into punjabi cinema, Josan says, “I had done so much for Hollywood films so thought of doing something in Punjab – my motherland now. This subject was always in my mind for which I’ve already done quite a lot of research. I am sure that my team shall be able to do the justice to this biopic.”
But there is a little twist in this project. The actor isn’t finalized as yet! “This is a big question and we are sure that with your support, we will be able to find somebody who can enact Kuldeep Manak and Re-Live his life on the big screen. Who do you think should play the role of Kuldeep Manak in Punjabi cinema?”
Well, the producer leaves us with this question and we can’t help waiting to find out the answer soon! Can you?