After famous Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke, now WWE wrestler The Great Khali has signed to act in the espionage based thriller and action-packed movie “Masud Rana”, a reliable source involved with the film production said.
The Great Khali is an Indian professional wrestler, promoter and actor. His real name is Dalip Singh Rana. A professional wrestler since 2000 became the World Heavyweight Champion of World Wrestling Entertainment in 2007. Rana was most notably with WWE from 2006 to 2014 where he performed under the moniker "The Great Khali".He will play the role of Yakub in this film, a reliable source involved in this confirmed it to the daily-sun.
Asif Akbar will direct the movie “Masud Rana”, Jazz Multimedia’s big budget production and it will be released in both English and Bangla version. Nazim Ud Dowla wrote the screenplay for Bangla version while Asif Akbar and Bayu Clark wrote the screenplay for English version.
With some changes and new look, the movie’s script was written based on the story of “Dhwangsa Pahar”, the first book of popular detective novel ‘Masud Rana’ series written by Qazi Anwar Hussain. The writer gave his consent for filming his story.