Saif Ali Khan will be seen in a different avatar yet again and this time playing a character that has never been essayed by a leading Bollywood actor onscreen. The actor is playing the role of a Naga Sadhu in his upcoming film ‘Laal Kaptaan’. The first look of the film is out and the poster is riveting and has piqued the curiosity of viewers.
Saif Ali Khan in #LaalKaptaan… Release date finalized: 6 Sept 2019… Directed by Navdeep Singh… Eros International and Aanand L Rai presentation… Here’s the first look poster: pic.twitter.com/OeAKrLhWEN
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Directed by Navdeep Singh, the film is set in a tumultuous era of Indian history which is set to release on September 6, 2019. The story of the film revolves around the life of a Naga Sadhu and his journey ridden with drama, revenge and deceit.
Producer Sunil Lulla spoke about lead actor Saif in an interview and said, “Saif is a gifted actor and this script allows him to showcase his talent like never before. ‘Laal Kaptaan’ boasts of a larger-than-life landscape, dramatic characters and a gripping story that makes it a first of its kind”.
The film aims to create a new genre and narrative of its own kind due to a new storyline and treatment according to the producers of the film, including Aanand L Rai.
Laal Kaptaan releases nationwide on September 6, 2019.