Archive for Prawaal Raman

Randeep Hooda replaces Saif Ali Khan in movie produced by Kumar Mangat

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on July 23, 2013 by saifalikhanonline

Director Prawaal Raman backs out of his collaboration with Kumar Mangat to rope in Randeep Hooda

Saif Ali Khan and producer Kumar Mangat had first joined hands for Omkara (2006) and the two are now working together on another film, titled Naram Garam, which is a remake of Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s yesteryear film. Besides this project, the producer was also in talks with Saif for another film, Bad, which is being directed by Prawaal Raman. But, since things didn’t work out, Prawaal asked Pooja Bhatt to back his film and roped in Randeep Hooda for the lead role.

“When Prawaal first approached Kumar Mangat for the film, the producer showed interest in casting Saif as the lead actor. He suggested Saif would be ideal for the role. In fact, he had also finalised him for the role. But, Prawaal always wanted Randeep in the film. So he did not go ahead with the collaboration with Mangat,” says a source close to the film.

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Jailbreak : Better Saif Ali Khan Than Charles Sobhraj

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , on August 29, 2012 by saifalikhanonline

The entire Charles Sobhraj project that has been in the pipeline for director Prawaal Raman for the last three years has gone for a scriptural revamp.

Prawaal whose last film 404 was a chilling horror film has done away with the lengthy bio-pic and written the script to suit Saif Ali Khan’s image. Earlier the plan was to cast Sanjay Dutt and make it an authentic bio-pic. But then litigations loomed large over the project.

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Who can play Charles Sobhraj better – Saif Ali Khan or Emraan Hashmi?

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , on May 15, 2012 by saifalikhanonline

Saif Ali Khan has the edge over Emraan Hashmi, but after the stupendous success of The Dirty Picture and Jannat 2, Emraan may walk away with the meaty role

Kumar Mangat, producer of unusual films like Pyaar Ka Punchnama and Bittoo Boss is gearing up for his next venture based on alleged serial killer Charles Sobhraj’s life. The film, which will be a mega-budget adventure thriller, has been costed at around Rs 40 crore. This is the same flick that Prawaal Raman was to direct with Sanjay Dutt in the lead a few years back. The project was shelved for some undisclosed reason.

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Will Saif Ali Khan play serial killer in Jailbreak?

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , , on May 13, 2012 by saifalikhanonline

Prawaal Raman will direct Emraan Hashmi or Saif Ali Khan to play the serial killer in the biopic in Jailbreak.

Producer Kumar Mangat, whose last two films Pyaar Ka Punchnaama and Bittoo Boss have spotlighted fresh talent, is all set to produce a film based on the life and alleged crimes of Charles Sobhraj.

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