On Prithviraj Sukumaran’s birthday (October 16), Prashanth Neel revealed his character’s first look in the upcoming film room. In the action thriller drama, the actor will play the role of Vardharaja Mannaar in the film, which also stars Prabhas and Shruti Haasan. In the picture, the actor looks raw and intimidating. Sharing the post on Twitter, he wrote, “Birthday wishes to the most versatile @PrithviOfficial presenting ‘Vardharaja Mannaar’ from #Salaar.” Shortly after sharing the tweet, Prithviraj thanked the Salaar team for the warm wishes, tweeting: “Thank you #HombaleFilms #PrashanthNeel #Prabhas and the whole team at #Salaar! #VardharajaMannaar will see you in cinemas on September 28, 2023 !”
Many Thanks #HombaleMovies#PrashantNeel#Prabhas and the entire team of #Room! 😊 #VardharajaMannaar See you in cinemas on September 28, 2023!#Room#The era of Salaar begins#Prabhas@prashanth_neel@VKiragandur@hombalefilmspic.twitter.com/fZ8V3BAjfl
— Prithviraj Sukumaran (@PrithviOfficial) October 16, 2022
Directed by KGF star Prashanth Neel, Salaar is a pan-Indian film produced by Vijay Kiragandur.
In a statement, Prashanth Neel said it was an absolute delight for the team to have a superstar like Prithviraj on board the film. “We could not have had a better Vardharaja Mannaar. The way he played such an enormous character in the film justifies his magnificent presence with his brilliant performance. The drama will surely be crazy to have him in the film,” PTI quoted Prashanth as saying Neel.
“As a superstar of the Malayalam industry, he has a huge following who will be truly mesmerized to see him play such a big character on screen,” added Prashanth Neel, according to PTI news agency.
room is scheduled for release on September 28th next year.
Back to Prithviraj Sukumaran, today he is celebrating his 40th birthday. The 2002 film made his acting debut nandanam and has since acted in over 100 films including Hindi, Tamil and Telugu films.