Rana to replace Nana Patekar

Rana to replace Nana Patekar

It is widely reported that Daggubati Rana will be stepping into Nana Patekar shoes for a Bollywood movie. In showing support to #MeToo movement, many Bollywood heroes and artists are deciding against working with accused people. Following the sexual allegations made by Bollywood heroine Thanu Shree Datta, the makers of Housefull 4 have sacked the legendary Bollywood actor Nana Patekar from the film. They even changed the film’s director Sajid Khan who also faced the allegations. Farhad Samji donned the director’s hat for the reaming part of the film. Now the film unit found a replacement for Nana Patekar too!

If the latest buzz is believed to be true, South Indian actor Rana Daggubati will be stepping into the character that Nana has played for the film. The film unit, without much discussion, approached Rana fir the role, who immediately accepted. The entire film unit seemed happy the selection of Rana and are now determined to finish the project on time. The film stars Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon, Riteish Deshmukh, Pooja Hegde, Bobby Deol, and Kriti Kharbanda in the lead roles. Sajid Nadiadwala is the film’s producer.

This will be the fourth film in the Housefull series and Nana Paterkar was seen in all the previous movies of this series. Now the entire shoot has to be redone with Rana Daggubati. Rana made his debut in Bollywood with Dum Maaro dum and also acted in couple of films like Department, Baby and in the dubbed version of Bahubali Series.