Shaktimaan, the most loved Indian superhero which Mukesh Khanna created, is reportedly returning as a trilogy film. Sony announced the first movie of Shaktimaan through YouTube in 2022. The original Shaktimaan show ran from 1997 to 2005 and was one of India’s most loved superhero shows. Mukesh Khanna has now sold the rights of Shaktimaan to Sony Pictures, which was the studio behind Spiderman movies. Shaktimaan’s story is written by Mukesh Khanna, the OG Shaktimaan himself. He revealed that this was his only condition for selling the rights of Shaktimaan to Sony. Here we have covered the Shaktimaan Movie Release Date, Cast and Budget.
Shaktimaan Movie Release Date in 2023
Shaktimaan movie is going to release in September 2023 in India. The movie will be the first film in the planned Shaktimaan trilogy. The announcement for the Shaktimaan Movie, which is scheduled to release in September 2023, was made by Sony Pictures Films India on 10th February 2022. Sony Pictures Films India is producing the movie in collaboration with Brewing Thoughts Private Limited and Mukesh Khanna’s Bheeshm International.
Shaktimaan Movie 2023 Cast
Shaktimaan is going to feature Ranveer Singh in the titular role. Sony has confirmed that Ranveer Singh is finalised to play the iconic superhero, Shaktimaan, in the upcoming movie. He is expected to essay the role of Shaktimaan in all three movies of the trilogy. However, Mukesh Khanna has hinted that OG Shaktimaan, who was played by him in the TV show, can also make an appearance in the movie. We can see Mukesh Khanna as the original Shaktimaan who transfers his powers to the new Shaktimaan, which will be played by Ranveer Singh.
No other cast members have finalised yet for the love interest of Shaktimaan and the antagonist Kilvish in the film.
Shaktimaan Movie 2023 Budget
Shaktimaan movie is going to be made at a whopping budget of Rs 300 Crore. The amount for the budget movie was confirmed by Mukesh Khanna. It is going to be one of the most expensive superhero movies of all time in India. There are reports that the director of Minnal Murali will direct the Shaktimaan 2023 movie.