Hrithik Roshan backs out of Nitesh Tiwari’s Ramayan; makers in talks with Yash now

Nitesh Tiwari on multiple occasions has spoken about bringing Ramayan to life with a big-screen adaptation. Nitesh Tiwari and his producers, Madhu Mantena and Allu Arvind were in talks with Hrithik Roshan and Ranbir Kapoor for the film. Everything was locked but now, the latest buzz in the industry is that Hrithik Roshan has taken a step back from Ramayan.

"Hrithik Roshan doesn't want to play back-to-back negative roles. While he loved the script of Ramayan, he wants to be the hero now, as fans love him as a hero over a villain. After several rounds of discussions with Nitesh Tiwari and Madhu Mantena, he decided to take a step back," according to media reports. Hrithik's move of stepping back initially put the makers in a panic state, but now they have got another option.

"Rocking Star Yash is on the lookout for a script. Yash is known for his portrayal of Rocky Bhai in the KGF Franchise. The dynamic of Yash and Ranbir Kapoor will be interesting in Ramayan.

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