INDIA: Leo bags new glimpse featuring Sanjay Dutt as Antony Das! Lokesh Kanagaraj, the man who stapled his name in the Tamil Cinema with the finest featurettes like Kaithi, Master, and Vikram, unveiled an exciting update on his upcoming Thalapathy Vijay starrer Leo.
On the occasion of Sanjay Dutt’s birthday, Kanagaraj gave a surprise to Dutt and his fans. The filmmaker shared a first look of the Bollywood actor from Leo.
Sharing the first glimpse, Kanagaraj wrote, “Meet #AntonyDas 🔥🔥. A small gift from all of us to you @duttsanjay sir! It was indeed a pleasure to work with you!🤜🤛. #HappyBirthdaySanjayDutt ❤#Leo 🔥🧊.”
Reacting to the first look, Dutt tweeted, “The teaser is just a hint of the epic journey that lies ahead. Thank you team for this gift!”
From the tweet, it is confirmed that Sanjay Dutt’s character name is Antony Das. The video commences with an intense background score combined with a visual stellar of red colour cinematography. The clip constructs a proper setting for Dutt’s intro, showcasing a massive crowd of people.
With a perfect buildup, Dutt’s look is revealed. The Bollywood actor is seen with stylish hair and a peppered beard. On top of that, he is shown smoking a cigarette while attending a call. Without a single dialogue, Kanagaraj has given us a suitable character intro for Dutt.
Given the fact that Dutt will be playing the role of villain in Leo, this intro suits brilliantly. This elevates the hype for Antony Das’ face-off with Vijay’s Leo.
Now all eyes are set on the trailer or teaser release of Lokesh Kanagaraj’s directorial feature. The Vijay starrer movie will hit big screens on October 19 this year.
Besides Leo, the Telugu film Double iSmart also bagged its first look featuring Sanjay Dutt as Big Bull. With Big Kollywood and Tollywood films landing in Dutt’s pocket, it appears the actor has a long road ahead in Southern Cinema, which started with Yash’s KGF Chapter 2.