Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut will play an Air Force Pilot in the upcoming war film Tejas. Ronnie Screwvala will produce the film Tejas. Kangana signed this film two weeks ago. The shooting of Tejas will begin in July 2020.

Key Takeaways:

  • Kangana told Mumbai Mirror in an Interview, “I’ve always wanted to play a soldier and have been fascinated with the Armed Forces since childhood.”
  • The actress said that Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman inspired her. Kangana is excited to don a uniform. 
  • Ranaut’s new film Panga released on January 24, 2020. Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari directed the film which is based on the comeback story of a national-level Kabbadi player. 

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Kangana on Tejas

Kangana told Mumbai Mirror in an interview, “I’ve always wanted to play a soldier and have been fascinated with the Armed Forces since childhood.” She further added, “I’ve never held back my emotions for our jawans and spoken openly about how strongly I feel about their heroism.” She also said “They keep our country secure and our people safe. So, I’m very happy to be doing this film.”

“I will undergo intense training before the shoot starts. My director has decided to get professional trainers on board.”

Kangana plans to train before filming the film. She said “I will undergo intense training before the shoot starts. My director has decided to get professional trainers on board.” She further added, “Right now, I’m too deep into Thalaivi (the biopic of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa). After that, we’ll get to Tejas, which we will start this year itself.”

Kangana said that Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman inspired her.  She said “I followed his story closely—from the time we got the news of his capture to his release and return home. He’s a true hero in the way he handled the situation.” Kangana is excited to wear a uniform. She told the tabloid, “Being in uniform will be one of the biggest highlights of my life.”

“Kangana will be seen in an action-packed, big-budget war film, we have seen her play a war hero Laxmi Bai in a period film now she will kill for the nation that too with fighter planes #Tejas.”

Kangana’s sister Rangoli tweeted, “Kangana will be seen in an action-packed, big-budget war film, we have seen her play a war hero Laxmi Bai in a period film now she will kill for the nation that too with fighter planes #Tejas. “Previously Kangana starred in films like Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi which is also a war based film.

Kangana’s new film Panga released on January 24, 2020. Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari directed the film Panga which based on the comeback story of a national-level Kabbadi player after having a child. The film also features Jassi Gill, Richa Chadda and Neena Gupta. Fox Star Studios produced the film.

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