Dulquer Salmaan, widely known for his charismatic lover-boy roles, is now poised to redefine his on-screen persona with a bold shift. The actor is gearing up to portray the character of a ruthless gangster in his upcoming film 'King Of Kotha.'
The pre-release event of 'King Of Kotha' in Hyderabad was a star-studded affair, with notable actors Rana Daggubati and Nani gracing the occasion as special guests. Nani, who had previously lent his voice to Dulquer's film "OK Bangaram," praised the actor's evolution as a true pan-Indian artist. He lauded Dulquer's growth and journey in the industry, expressing pride in his achievements and versatile roles. Nani's words aptly captured Dulquer's transcendence of regional boundaries, earning him recognition across multiple language industries.ALSO READ: Sonam Kapoor fires back at Rana Daggubati's remark?
Rana Daggubati, on the other hand, shared a heartfelt anecdote from a film shoot, showcasing his strong camaraderie with Dulquer. Rana recalled how he was incensed witnessing a prominent Hindi actress waste Dulquer's time on set. He recounted, "I couldn't resist my anger to see the heroine wasting time. But Dulquer was calm." Rana's protectiveness over his friend was evident as he chastised the producers for allowing such behavior.
Speaking about the ambitious project, Dulquer shared his excitement, stating, 'King of Kotha' has been an extraordinary journey. The rich characters, intricate story, and grand production scale set this film apart. He expressed his thrill at collaborating with Zee Studios for the first time and referred to the movie as a perfect Onam treat for his audience.
With Aishwarya Lekshmi as the female lead, "King Of Kotha" promises to be a gripping cinematic experience. As the film's release date approaches on August 24th.ALSO READ: "The world has changed, and we have a certain audience that is extremely evolved" - Rana Daggubati