Malayalam cinema star Prithviraj Sukumaran is all set to play the villain in an Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff film Big Miyan Little Miyan, the makers announced on Wednesday. The film, which will mark the start of an action franchise, is a follow-up to Amitabh Bachchan and Govinda’s 1998 hit Big Miyan Little MiyanWhich was directed by David Dhawan. The upcoming feature is being directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, who is best known for Tiger Zinda Hai, India and web-series dance of fury,
Zafar said he is looking forward to working with Sukumaran Big Miyan Little Miyan, “It will be an amazing experience to have such a powerhouse performer on board in this action entertainer,” the director said in a statement.
Sukumaran, who will play the role of Kabir Big Miyan Little MiyanSaid that he is excited to feature in the action film.
“Thrilled to be a part of this amazing team @akshaykumar @iTIGERSHROFF @vashubhagnani @aliabbaszafar @jackkybhagnani @honeybhagnani @iHimanshuMehra @poojafilms @AAZFILMZ #BadeMyanChoteMiyan. Dream combo!!” tweeted Sukumaran, whose last Hindi film was in 2017 Naam Shabana,
The film is produced by Vashu Bhagnani, Deepshikha Deshmukh, Jackky Bhagnani, Himanshu Kishan Mehra and Zafar.
“It’s wonderful to have Prithviraj Sukumaran as an artist Big Miyan Little Miyan, Having him as an antagonist adds an extra thrill to the film,” said producer Jackky Bhagnani.
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