Producer: Raina, Sachin Joshi
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
Star Cast: Shiva Rajkumar, Sachin Joshi, Sandeep Bharadwaj, Lisa Ray
There might hardly be a few people who won’t be aware of Veerappan, the most famous forest brigand. The man who was famous for his merciless killings be it human beings or animals had terrorized whole of south India. Keeping this in mind and to know deeply what exactly Veerappan was, director Ram Gopal Varma is coming up with a Hindi full length biographic feature titled Veerappan. The trailer of the film was released recently, which contains all the brutal killings and his misdeeds he committed during his entire life span. Being the most wanted man of the 90’s Indian government had to take loads of efforts to trap him, which will be shown on the larger screens in the form of this biographic film. Ram Gopal Varma has been known for the types of films he directs, right from Rangeela to Satya to Sarkar. His has already established his supremacy as a director of larger than life films and Veerappan just seems to add on to his masterpiece’s list. The film has already been released in Kannada language, titled Killing Veerappan. The film is based on the events leading to Operation Cocoon carried by Indian Special Task Force to capture or kill Veerappan. The Kannada version has been a tremendous hit in the south and the same is supposed to be in the fate of the Hindi version as well. Sandeep Bharadwaj who is essaying the title role seems to have nailed the role perfectly if we are to go by the trailers. Much is expected from the film owing to the director and the performances by the entire cast of the film. The much anticipated film Veerappan written and directed by Ram Gopal Varma is going to hit the theatres on 27th May.