Last update: May 02, 2023, 7:49 PM HST
Hrithik Roshan was last seen in Vikram Veda.
Hrithik Roshan will start work on Krrish 4 by the end of 2024. The actor aspires to make Krrish the biggest Indian film to date.
Hrithik Roshan is known for delivering massive big budget movies to perfection. Time and again, the actor’s films including War, Kaabil and Krrish have topped the Rs 100 crore mark at the box office. In fact, his latest film Vikram Vedha also grossed 100 crore at the box office globally. The actor is currently gearing up for three highly anticipated films – Fighter, War 2 and Krrish 4. Along with much needed anticipation, the actor also has close to Rs.1000 crores on his shoulders.
A source close to Pinkvilla has shared that a huge amount of Rs 1000 crores has been invested for Hrithik’s next three films which are being shown on the big screen. An insider revealed, “Hrithik in action has a proven track record and that gives producers confidence to invest a lot of money in Hrithik movies. A collective investment of Rs 1,000 crore might be huge for most players in the industry, but for Hrithik, there are multiple avenues of recovery due to his proven box office records. Although it is an investment of Rs 1000 crore plus, each stakeholder is confident that their project will be taken up.
Hrithik, who is currently filming for Siddharth Anand’s Fighter with Deepika Padukone and Anil Kapoor, is expected to complete principal photography of the same by June. Position in which he should shoot quilt scenes and songs later this year. He will then move onto the set of War 2 where he would be seen sharing screen space with NTR Jr for the first time. “The film positions itself as a true pan-Indian blue film with two of the biggest superstars together. Hrithik is the biggest name in Hindi film industry. In the Southern market, with War 2, his work should reach an even wider audience. Likewise, NTR Jr. will benefit in the Northern market,” the source added.
Apparently, War 2 will be shot over a period of a year, under the direction of Ayan Mukerji. And by the end of 2024, he is expected to start filming for Krrish 4. Currently, Karan Malhotra is in talks to direct the same. “Krrish’s last two films were popular in the Southern belts and Hrithik’s popularity has only increased since then. Investing huge stakes, Hrithik and co. are already working on creating the cinematic experience the biggest and most ambitious with Krrish 4 in India. The insider further added, “Hrithik has made it his business to make Krrish the biggest Indian film to date and all forces are working to make his dream come true. become reality. It’s a perfect follow-up to War 2, as Krrish should take things up a notch on the visuals, as well as the budget front marking Hrithik’s return as a superhero.
The three films have the potential to break box office records and are expected to gross between Rs 1000-1500 crore in India. On a final note, the source added, “Hrithik’s next 3 movies are action-packed spectacles and he’s made his picks from the plethora of action movies coming his way from all industries from week to week. Although these are face-to-face action films, Hrithik made it a point to ensure that no film overlapped in terms of characterization, storytelling, and also visuals. It has 3 action movies in a row, but all of them have a new world, which makes it an exciting preposition for audiences.”
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