New Delhi: Kangana Ranaut, who is riding high on the success of her latest film Thalaivii, will now be seen in the role of the protagonist of one of India’s greatest epics Ramayana.
The four times National Award winning actor is all set to portray the mythical character of Goddess Sita in the film The Incarnation – Sita, which will be helmed by Alaukik Desai.
Taking to her official Instagram handle, Kangana shared a poster of the film and wrote, “The Incarnation- Sita Glad to be on board for the title role with this immensely talented team of artists.. With the blessings of Sita Ram … Jai SiyaRam.”
Filmmaker Alaukik Desai, in a statement said, “Universe does help those who surrender to it with belief. What was a mirage, is now clarity. A dream of a pious character never explored is now a reality. I am ecstatic to bring Kangana Ranaut on board as Sita. This pious journey will change the course of how we perceive our mythology. Thank you SS Studio for your immense support and belief.”
While producer Saloni Sharma from SS Studio, added, ”As a woman, I couldn’t be happier in welcoming Ms Kangana Ranaut on board our Vfx magnum opus, The Incarnation Sita. Kangana symbolizes the spirit & essence of the Indian woman – fearless, daunting & daring…. It’s time we stepped in to celebrate equality in every respect.”
On the professional front, Kangana was last seen as former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and actor J Jayalalitha in the recently released Thalaivii.
Kangana has wrapped up Dhaakad and has Tejas and The Incarnation-Sita in her kitty.