Himesh Reshamiya is coming back to the movies with action and meme-worthy dialogues with Badass Ravbikumar.
Singer Himesh Reshammiya who has given super hit music in films such as Namastey London, Bodyguard, and Tere Naam, made his acting career debut in the 2007 film Aap Kaa Surroor and has starred in unquestionably forgettable films such as Karzzzz, Kajraare, and Happy Hardy and Heer.
He is once again going to showcase his acting chops on screen. He announced his next film, Badass Ravi Kumar, very recently and shared its poster, which features him striking a pose while standing on the bonnet of a car with a shotgun in his hand.
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The Overview of Badass Ravikumar
Release Year 2023 Genre Action Produced By Himesh Reshammiya Action Director Abbas Ali Moghul Written By Himesh Reshammiya Choreographer Imran Sardhariya Cinematography By Maneesh Chandra Bhatt Costume Designer Sonia Kapoor Music Director Himesh Reshammiya Screenplay By Kushal Ved BakshiHimesh Reshammiya Shooting Location India Language Hindi
The Star Cast of Badass Ravikumar
The film is a spin-off grounded on his character from the 2014 film ‘The Xpose’. Badass Ravi Kumar is an action musical entertainer in which Himesh is going to play the titular role, has written the story, and composed music for the film. All other characters are not yet disclosed by the makers; they keep it a secret to create suspense among the audience.
Recently, Himesh shared a video on Instagram and intimated that the name of the female lead and the director would be broadcasted soon.
The Storyline of Badass Ravikumar
In the film The Xpose, Himesh played a cop-turned-superstar named Ravi Kumar, who inspects a murder mystery. The film also starred Zoya Afroz and Sonali Raut, with Irrfan Khan and Honey Singh in special characters. The 2014 film was directed by Anant Mahadevan from a screenplay by Himesh himself.
Now, Himesh is back with the Badass Ravikumar movie in which he is reinterpreting his character of Ravi, who this time is pitted against 10 odd villains.
Himesh, in a statement, said, “
Fans have always wanted a spin-off from Ravi Kumar’s character. The quirk and eccentricity in Ravi Kumar’s character and his dialogues which have become iconic, will have a new twist with us narrating the story of Ravi Kumar in this new huge action entertainer.”
This statement made it clear that the plot of this sequel is going to be more entertaining. We will get to know what will be the real story of this hero by watching the movie when it hits the theatre this year. It is quite interesting to see will the storyline be able to engage the audience.
Release Date and Budget of Badass Ravikumar
As we revealed above, Badass Ravikumar is a spin-off of his 2014 Anant-Mahadevan directorial, The Xpose. The latter was completed on a budget of 15 crores and had done 22.7 crores in business at the box office, emerging as a hit venture. Famous singer and rapper Yo-Yo Honey Singh marked his Hindi debut through the film.
On the contrary, the budget and the release date of the new installment of the 2014’s film are still under wraps, but it will soon release on the silver screen in 2023. Stay tuned to learn more updates about Badass Ravikumar that will be released this year at your nearest cinema hall.
Badass Ravikumar Teaser and Song
The title publication teaser of this film was released on 3 November 2022. It is as long as a film trailer and is even more melodramatic as Himesh goes about mouthing some hilarious lines meant to jolt villains, grooving to a new song titled Butterfly Titliyaan in a midriff-revealing ensemble.
This song is a dance anthem that is composed and sung by one and only Himesh Reshamiya, and the lyrics are given by Sonia Kapoor Reshamiya. It got a positive response from the audience, and everyone praised him for giving such an amazing song to Bollywood.
Moreover, Himesh shared a few scenes from the teaser and invited his fans to make their own reels inspired by the same and direct them to his handle.
Teaser of the Movie:
Response that Badass Ravikumar got on Reddit
Himesh Reshammiya has exposed the first look, teaser of his upcoming film Badass Ravi Kumar. It received mixed responses on Reddit, and some reactions were as side-splitting as his lines in the movie.
One such scene included him giving a cautionary warning to a villain who hints at bloodshed. Reacting to it, a Reddit user said, “’Tere shareer mein utna khoon nahin hoga, jitna Ravi Kumar ek baar mein……..moot deta hai (your body doesn’t have as much blood as Ravi Kumar pees in one go).’ The first sign of prostate or kidney cancer is blood in the urine.”
Another said, “I low-key liked it for the first minute, then it just sh*t all over the place, lol. Let’s go, Ravi Kumar. I want this movie to be a huge hit just for the jokes please I’m manifesting.”
One more asked, “Last 5 seconds of the trailer appears as if he is preparing to shoot enemies with his spit, sponsored by Vimal paan masala.” A person went on to ask, “In the current climate, which producer is investing money in Himesh’s movies?” Many users claimed it must be his in-house production, and a comment even read, “Sab Indian idol ka Paisa Babu bhaiya.”
A Reddit user also wrote, “Very excited for all the cringe content coming our way. Also, it’ll be my money’s worth if he pouts his lips the whole time as he does on Instagram.” “Itna confidence chahiye life mein (this is the confidence one needs in life),” read yet another comment on Reddit.