Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn has played many versatile roles in his
almost two decade long career. He has been appreciated in all
shades, may be as a romantic, action or as a comedy hero. Ajay has
also earned accolades in the negative roles also and he is again
doing the same thing for Priyadarshan"s next movie, which is a
remake of Hollywood film Speed.
Ajay has proved his powerful acting in the negative roles in the
films like Deewangee, Apaharan, Shikhar, and
Company. In his upcoming movie Once Upon A Time in
Mumbai, Ajay will be seen playing again a gangster. Devgn will
play a terrorist in Priyadarshan"s lastest venture. The original
Hollywood version of Speed was directed by Jan de Bont,
which was released in 1994.
The actor will be seen placing a bomb in a subway train in the
Bollywood version, whereas in Bont"s movie, it was on a bus.
Director Priyadarshan informed, “In our film, we have changed the
bus by a train". Informing about the location in London, he added,
“We have managed to take permission for shooting in a station in
London and also inside a train. We had to give lots of effort but
at last we did it. Without the train and the actual locations, it
does not make any sense to shoot the film".
The film, which is yet untitled, stars Manoj Bajpai, Kangana
Ranaut, Suniel Shetty, Sameer Reddy, and Tusshar Kapoor apart from
Devgn. Informing about the cast, Priyadarshan said, “Kangana is
signed to star opposite Ajay and this is for the first time I am
working with both of them. Sameera and Tusshar will also be seen as
terrorists. My favorite actor Suniel Shetty will appear in a very