It would be a 1st one for Sidharth Malhotra in his film career when he plays a double role in the Bollywood version of Tamil film ‘Thadam’.
Sidharth Malhotra’s upcoming movie is titled Shershaah which is releasing this year. There was news that he will also feature in a social comedy film alongside Ajay Devgn and Rakul Preet Singh that will be directed by Inder Kumar. As per the latest reports in Mumbai Mirror, Sidharth has come onboard one more project which is slated to be a thriller flick. The speculations were common that the actor will star in the Hindi version of the Tamil flick titled Thadam.
Now the tabloid has confirmed the news and for the very first time, Sidharth will be seen in a double role in a film. Work on the movie is set to begin in May this year in Indian National Capital: Delhi. Talking about it, a source revealed to MM,
“After several rounds of discussions and recce, they zeroed in on Delhi. The team will shoot at real locations in the Capital city. The chase sequences will be canned on busy streets.”
Talking about the characters that Sidharth will play. One of them will be a businessman, whilst the other one will be seen as a small-time thief. The source also revealed that,
“Sid, who sports two looks in the film—a suave businessman and a rowdy—will undergo look tests and workshops in April to create the avatars.”
However, filmmakers have yet to arrive at a decision when it comes to Sidharth’s love interest in this flick. This yet to be titled film will be directed by debutant Vardhan Ketkar and co-produced by Murad Khetani and Bhushan Kumar.
For the uninitiated, Thadam made its box office debut last year i.e. in 2019 and starred Arun Vijay in a double role. The film also featured Tanya Hope, Smruthi Venkat and Vidya Pradeep in pivotal roles.