Veteran actor Anupam Kher is all set to embark on his 538th project, where he will portray the legendary Bengali poet and writer Rabindranath Tagore. This exciting news has created a buzz among fans and the film industry alike. Taking to Instagram, Kher shared a glimpse of his first look as Tagore, donning a long cloak, white hair, and a beard, perfectly capturing the essence of the renowned literary figure.
Expressing his joy and gratitude, Kher wrote, “Delighted to portray #Gurudev #RabindranathTagore in my 538th project. Will reveal the details in due course. Yeh mera saubhagya hai ki mujhe gurudev Rabindranath Tagore ko parde par sakar karna ka saubhagya prapt hua hai. Jald hi is film ki adhik jankari aapke sath sanjha karunga. ,” Anupam Kher wrote on Instagram.
This announcement has generated immense anticipation for the upcoming film, as fans eagerly await further updates. The comments section of Kher’s Instagram post was flooded with words of admiration and excitement from his followers. Many expressed their surprise and appreciation for Kher’s transformation into Tagore.
‘Oh! My God, I couldn’t recognize you Sir… Superb.’ ‘Congratulations sir i am very excited for this project.’ ‘And I am very much sure that nobody can perform it better than you. The Next gen will remember Tagore sab by your face.’ ‘Incredible…. Sir, you are looking same.’ ‘Wow! That’s great sir! All the best.’ ‘All the best…it will be challenging just like Saraansh…but I’m sure ull do great.’
Anupam Kher’s portrayal of Rabindranath Tagore comes at a time when the iconic poet’s literary and cultural contributions continue to resonate with audiences worldwide. Tagore, a Nobel Prize winner for Literature, not only penned the words of India’s national anthem but also composed the national anthem of Bangladesh. His timeless works have left an indelible mark on the world of literature and art.
In addition to his role as Tagore, Anupam Kher will also be seen in director Anurag Basu’s upcoming film, “Metro In Dino.” The star-studded cast includes talented actors such as Sara Ali Khan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Pankaj Tripathi, Neena Gupta, Konkona Sen, Ali Fazal, and Fatima Sana Shaikh. This exciting project further showcases Kher’s versatility and his ability to bring diverse characters to life on the silver screen.
Beyond these ventures, Anupam Kher has also secured significant roles in other highly anticipated films, including Vijay 69 and Kangana Ranaut’s “Emergency.” With his immense talent and captivating on-screen presence, Kher continues to captivate audiences and leave a lasting impression with each performance.
The news of Anupam Kher portraying Rabindranath Tagore has brought immense excitement and anticipation to the film industry. As fans eagerly await the release of this project, they can’t help but marvel at Kher’s dedication and ability to embody such iconic figures. It is a testament to his passion for acting and his commitment to delivering powerful performances that resonate with audiences.
Born in Kolkata in 1861, Rabindranath Tagore’s legacy lives on, even after his passing at the age of 80 in 1941. His profound contributions to literature, music, and philosophy have immortalized him as one of the greatest poets and writers of all time. As Anupam Kher steps into Tagore’s shoes, fans are excited to witness this remarkable portrayal and to see the mesmerizing journey of one of India’s most influential figures unfold on the big screen.