It seems to be a good year for the talented actor Manoj Bajpayee as the 2 times national award actor has a series of interesting projects coming up. After getting associated with renowned filmmakers for like Neeraj Pandey for ‘Aiyaary’ , Tabrez Noorani for Love Sonia, LA film maker Dipesh Jain for In the Shadows, the actor has added one more well-known name in his list and that is of Director Ahmed Khan for his much talked project Baaghi 2.

Produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, Baaghi 2 will be Manoj Bajpayee’s first film with the Producer- Director duo and will showcase Manoj in an extremely interesting role. According to sources, the two time national award and Apsa winner Manoj will be playing a strong role in the film and would be seen in a negative avatar. Interestingly, it is known that Manoj really liked the script and due to his great bonding with the casting director Mukesh Chhabra and the director Ahmed Khan, Manoj happily agreed to it. While Ahmed had choreographed Manoj in Ram Gopal Varma’s Satya, this would be the very first time for newbies Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani to share screen space with versatile actor Manoj Bajpayee.

One hears that the shooting of Baaghi 2 has already kick started and Manoj will be starting his part very soon. The film is expected to release sometime in the next year.