Sandeep Bharadwaj is an actor, who will be the protagonist, Veerappan in the upcoming movie,
Ram Gopal Varma
. The movie is based on the story of an infamous sandalwood smuggler arousing public interest. Ram Gopal Varma had recently shared Sandeep’s pictures through his twitter handle. The director himself had posted that he was shocked to see the dedication and passion of the debutant actor. Praises are pouring in for this new actor. Sandeep’s adeptness has to be eulogized, and it would not be a case of going overboard to say that while acting he was thinking and living a life like Veerappan. According to Ram Gopal Varma, the biggest compliment that the budding actor received was a warning given by a unit member that he could be mistaken by the people for real Veerappan. Sandeep in real life doesn’t even closely resemble Veerappan, but the makeup artist has done an incredible job in making him from outside the real Veerappan.
Sandeep Bhardwaj is an alumnus of National School of Drama. Other actors who will be playing vital roles in the movie are Yanga Shetty,
, and Kannada Superstar Shivrajkumar. The movie Killing Veerappan has already been in the news as people are waiting to see the similarity between the reel and real versions of the forest smuggler. The film’s story revolves around Operation Cocoon that was devised to capture and kill the popular bandit, Veerappan. The movie was shot mainly in the Kannada language and has been dubbed into Tamil and Telugu languages as well.
will be essaying the role of the then superintendent of police, N K Senthamarai Kannan of Special Task Force. The Kannada version got released and upon its release people praised the background score, performances, cinematography, casting, direction, and screenplay. Veerappan was a forest brigade dominant in the forest of Satyamangalam, Tamil Nadu.