Manoj Bajpayee, the leading star of the critically acclaimed ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ franchise, has made a shocking announcement regarding the highly anticipated third installment of the movie series. The film, directed by Anurag Kashyap, has gained immense popularity worldwide, owing to its unique storyline and exceptional performances by the cast. However, the recent announcement made by Manoj Bajpayee has left the fans disappointed.
Breaking his silence on the much-awaited ‘Gangs of Wasseypur 3’, Manoj Bajpayee confirmed that Sardar Khan, the iconic character played by him in the first two parts, will not be seen in the upcoming movie. This revelation has been a major setback for the fans who were eagerly waiting for the third installment. Nevertheless, Manoj Bajpayee expressed his happiness and gratitude for being a part of this cinematic masterpiece.
The popularity of the ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ franchise has been overwhelming, with the first two movies receiving critical acclaim and commercial success. The franchise’s second part was screened at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in 2012 and was the only Hindi language film to be screened at the event that year. The news of the third part being made had generated high expectations among the fans. However, Manoj Bajpayee’s announcement has put an end to all the speculations.
Manoj Bajpayee also talked about his co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who has emerged as one of the finest actors in the industry today. Praising Nawazuddin’s acting skills and his journey, Manoj Bajpayee said that he is proud of him and admires him from afar. He further added that whatever Nawazuddin has achieved so far is well-deserved and that he deserves every bit of it.
In the midst of this announcement, Manoj Bajpayee is all set to appear in a courtroom drama film titled ‘Sirf Ek Banda Hai’, which is based on real events. The movie, directed by Apoorva Singh Karky, is embroiled in a legal tussle ahead of its release, which is scheduled for May 23 on ZEE5.
Manoj Bajpayee’s announcement about ‘Gangs of Wasseypur 3’ has been disappointing for the fans who were eagerly waiting for the third part. However, his statement of being proud to be a part of such a cult film is a testament to the movie’s success. While the fans may have to wait longer for the third part, they can look forward to Manoj Bajpayee’s upcoming movie ‘Sirf Ek Banda Hai’, which promises to be a gripping courtroom drama based on real events.