Get More into the Life of One of the Greatest Indian Emperor, Ashoka!!
After a comedy movie, Zed Plus, Chandra Prakash Dwivedi, is gearing up for another period-drama movie, which will be based on the life the great Indian emperor, Ashoka, which is coming under the title, The Legends of Kunal.
Dwivedi’s recent satirical-drama movie, Mohalla Assi has been banned in July 2015, which revolves around the cultural degradation that is threatening present day Banaras and they also claimed that it is not creating any law and order problem.
From long time ago, directors love to make period drama movie and tv series, especially in Indian film industry many directors had already made several films and TV series based on the life of great kings or leaders like Jodha Akbar, Chandragupta Maurya, Maharana Pratap, Jhansi Ki Rani, Prithviraj Chauhan, Veer Shivaji, Razia Sultan and many more else.
And if these films and Tv series includes love story then it will be like icing on the cake. Currently, the story of great Indian Emperor Chandragupta Maurya is telecasting on star plus under the title, Chandra Nandini, is going well. As it is showing the love story of Chandragupta Maurya and Nandini, who was third wife of Chandragupta.
Recent period drama movie, Bajirao Mastani also perform very well on box, which shows the epic historic love triangle between Bajirao, Mastani and Kashibai. Critics as well as audience has appreciated this movie very much. Even Shah Rukh Khan’s movie Dilwale had faced a tough competition and bear a loss at box-office. Dilwale has not able to gross much, as its team was expecting much more from that because the most lovable duo of SRK and Kajol collaborated for it.
The Legend of Kunal Crew
Chandra Prakash Dwivedi is best known for the direction of Pinjar and Chanakya and now once again, he is gearing for another period-drama flick, The Legend of Kunal.
When reporter asked Dwivedi to discuss more about this period movie, he said, “This movie will be the one the best period drama movie ever, as it is full of human passion, love, lust, politics, crime, mystery and drama, in simple words we can say that it will be a full entertainment packed for Indian audience, which capture the conflict of human emotions and mind.”
While talking with Dwivedi, we also come to know that after The Legend of Kunal, he will also start working on a story, which set in 4th century. He already acquired the rights to make another period-drama movie, which will be based on the life of great Indian Sanskrit, poet cum dramatist, Kalidas.
This movie will show the love story of Kalidas, which was told by Mohandas. Dwivedi’s next upcoming project, Kalidas will be a start to finish, low-budget movie.
The Legend of Kunal Star Cast
Bollywood legend, Amitabh Bachchan has been finalized to portray the character of Ashoka whereas; Arjun Rampal will portray the role of main character, Kunal.
Other than male lead cast, its female lead cast includes Tabu, who is going to play the role of ninth wife of Ashoka, Pishyarakshita, who has sexual desire with her step son, Arjun Rampal.
Recently Amrita Rao has been finalized to play the role of Kunal’s wife. Kanchanmala.
The Legend of Kunal Story-line
Story of The Legend of Kunal, sets in the period of the 240 BC, reign of emperor, Ashok. It tell us the story about the relation of great father and son.
It will also show Pishyarakshita’s sexual desire towards her step-son, Kunal, wheras Ashok and Kanchanmala are silent onlookers.
This movie will help many Indians to go more deeper into the life of Ashoka and Kunal, that what type custom and tradition of that time
The Legend of Kunal Release Date
Currently, this movie is in development and makers did not announce the release date of The Legend of Kunal, yet. But not to worry my friends as we come to know about any latest update related to this movie, we will update this article, early as possible.
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