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Sunny Deol To Bury The Hatchet With Rajkumar Santoshi

Written By Shruti Kapadia | Mumbai | Published:


  • Sunny Deol is all set to reunite with writer-director Rajkumar Santoshi after 16 years
  • The film will be based on Sikh Guru, Fateh Singh
  • Sunny Deol and Rajkumar Santoshi got into a tiff when both of them decided to make movie on Martyred hero of the nation, Bhagat Singh in the year 2002.

Sunny Deol who is gearing up for the release of his film Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se, has another film in his kitty. As per reports, the actor who was last seen in Poster Boys along with brother Bobby Deol and Shreyas Talpade is all set to reunite with writer-director Rajkumar Santoshi. Reportedly, the film is based on Sikh Guru, Fateh Singh. The film will mark the reunion of the Damini director and Sunny Deol after a time gap of 16 years! 

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Buzz was that the Yamla Pagla Deewana actor and Rajkumar Santoshi were going to reunite for a sequel of Ghatak: Lethal. Sunny has been a part of sequels to his previous films, like Ghayal and Yamla Pagla Deewana. The actor starred in the sequel of Ghayal titled Ghayal Once Again which hit the theatres in 2016. The film was written and directed by Sunny Deol and was co-produced by his father, veteran actor Dharmendra and Zee Music Company.

Rajkumar Santoshi last directed Deol in his film Ghatak: Lethal. The actor-director duo had a tiff about both of them making a film on the martyred hero of the nation Bhagat Singh. While Santoshi decided to title his film starring Ajay Devgn, Sushant Singh, Raj Babbar and Amrita Rao to name a few, as The Legend of Bhagat Singh, while Sunny Deol decided to title his film as 23rd March 1931: Shaheed. Sunny Deol's film on Bhagat Singh starred Sunny Deol himself, his brother Bobby Deol, Amrita Singh, Aishwarya Rai, Suresh Oberoi and Shakti Kapoor to name a few. Seems like Rajkumar Santoshi and Sunny Deol have finally made peace with each other.

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Sunny Deol will next be seen in the third installment of the Yamla Pagla Deewana franchise titled Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se starring his father veteran actor Dharmendra, his brother Bobby Deol and Kriti Kharbanda. The film will also have a special dance number which is a reprised version of a song Rafta Rafta that featured Dharmendra back in the old days. The song will feature the cast of the film, veteran actress Rekha and Sonakshi Sinha. According to reports, the script of the film based on Sikh Guru Fateh Singh has already been locked and that the duo met Sajid Qureshi and Tony D'Souza who as per speculations, will produce the film.   




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