Diljit Dosanjh To Play Amar Singh Chamkila In Imtiaz Ali’s Upcoming Bollywood Biopic

Biopics in Bollywood are not new and from the last few months, one of the biopics is making headlines. We are talking about legendary Punjabi singer Amar Singh Chamkila’s biopic. Earlier there were rumors that Ayushmann Khurrana and Kartik Aaryan were both considered for the part. It is now being claimed that neither of the two stars has been chosen for the project. In reality, singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh will star in the biopic.

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Yes, you read that right! Finally, the makers have finalized the lead role which will be essayed by Punjabi singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh. According to Bollywood Hungama, the biopic’s producers were looking for an actor who could also sing. And as the film will be directed by Imtiaz Ali and everyone knows his project is unique, so he needed someone who could epitomize the character. 

It has also been reported that when Diljit Dosanjh was approached, he was quickly on board because Chamkila is one of his musical icons. According to Bollywood Hungama, the Punjabi singer-actor would also perform some original songs written by Amar Singh Chamkila.

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Imitiaz Ali was also seen visiting Chamkila’s son Jaiman Chamkila residence in Ludhiana over the last year. He kept the family in the loop about the developments of the biopic. Now, as the writing phase has been completed, fans are excited that the shoot of the film will soon go on the floor.

The biopic will showcase the love life, controversies and musical journey of Chamkila. Now, as Diljit will essay the role of idol artist, fans are really anticipating him portraying such an amazing role.

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