New Delhi: Bhojpuri superstar Khesari Lal Yadav has several blockbuster ventures to his credit. The popular actor's recent release 'Raja Jani' hit the screens on July 13 in Bihar, Jharkhand, Nepal, Mumbai and Gujarat and has been going houseful since the first show.
And now, the 'Dabang Sarkar' actor is all set to transform himself into a Coolie for his next project. Yes, Khesari has been roped in for a film titled 'Coolie No 1'. The film will be directed by Lal Babu Pandit and will hit screens in 2019.
Though not much has been revealed about the project yet, it has been reported that the film will have elements of romance and action in it.
In the meantime, the Bhojpuri star shared a look of his character from the film 'Coolie No 1' on his Facebook account with his fans. In the photo, Khesari is seen dressed up as a porter (Coolie) holding a luggage box on his head. The pic will remind you of Amitabh Bachchan from the iconic cult film 'Coolie' which was released in 1983. Khesari's look also has a resemblance with that of Govinda from 1995 released 'Coolie No 1' which was directed by David Dhawan.
Take a look at the post shared by Khesari:
Interestingly, in the film, Khesari's character is a huge fan of Govinda and will be seen spreading love and helping needy.
Khesari rose to fame in 2012 with Bhojpuri hit film 'Saajan Chale Sasural'. The star was awarded the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award on January 4, 2017, for his contribution to Bhojpuri cinema.
Khesari also released a song titled 'Bhatar Aiehe Holi Ke Baad' a few months back and it became viral in no time. The track will give you major feels about Dhak-Dhak girl's hit 90s number.