Actress Kangana Ranaut will star in the second installment of the Manikarnika franchise Manikarnika Returns: The Legend of Didda. Sources close to Vikas told that the new film will be made on a large scale and internationally, adding that the team intends to create a world-class franchise of real-life female heroes. 158th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda: Kangana Ranaut pays tribute to her ‘Guru’
Sources said the idea is to bring in forgotten female heroes who have made a real identity of India. Kangana and producer Kamal Jain will join hands to bring back the franchise after 2019 Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. The actress had a meeting with Jain last week and locked her new script. Kangana Ranaut and Sister Rangoli Chandel get interim relief till 25 January by Bombay HC
Didda was the queen of Kashmir who defeated Mahmud Ghaznavi twice in battle. One of her legs suffered from polio but she was one of the greatest warriors. Kangana planned to fulfill her ongoing commitments and then began shooting for the new film in January 2022.
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