“Make your next film with me”: Anil Kapoor’s ‘Unusual Demand’ for Kantara Star

After Kantara’s Pan India success, the Kannada star Rishab Shetty has everyone’s attention. It is such that, Bollywood veteran actor Anil Kapoor wants to work with him soon.

Anil Kapoor’s demand

Kantara actor Rishab Shetty has Bollywood’s attention now. Kartik Aryan, Hrithik Roshan, Janhvi Kapoor, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui had earlier lauded the Kannada actor. And now, Anil Kapoor has expressed his wish to work with him on his next project.


The 65-year-old actor reached out to Rishab during Pinkvilla’s round table discussion. In the promo of their Performers of 2022 roundtable, Anil praised Rishab for his work when he said, “Next picture mere saath bana (make your next film with me).” His demand left everyone including Rishab in splits.

Here’s the video:

Anil Kapoor isn’t the only one who wants to work with Rishab. Nawaz, besides expressing his jealousy towards Rishab, said he would like to collaborate with the Kannada actor-filmmaker in the future. Speaking with India Today, Nawaz said he was open to the opportunity of working with Rishab in the future.


About Kantara

Kantara was released in Kannada and Hindi on September 30th and October 14th, respectively. The Kannada film, made on a low budget, demonstrated that all that is required for critical and commercial success is a good script.

The film is written and helmed by Rishab Shetty. Bankrolled by Vijay Kiragandur and Chaluve Gowda, under Hombale Films, the film also stars Kishore Kumar G and Sapthami Gowda in crucial roles.