Cirkus Movie (2022):
Cirkus is a Hindi comedy-drama film directed and Rohit Shetty from a screenplay by Yunus Sajawal. The film stars Ranveer Singh and Varun Sharma in dual roles alongside Pooja Hegde, Jacqueline Fernandez, Johnny Lever, and Sanjay Mishra.
The film is jointly produced by Rohit Shetty Productionz and T-Series. It is based on the 1982 Hindi film Angoor which itself was based on William Shakespeare’s play The Comedy of Errors.
Principal photography began on 17 November 2020 in Mumbai and the entire filming for Cirkus was wrapped up on November 2022. The film was theatrically released on 23 December 2022 and was widely panned by critics.
Cirkus Movie Information:
|23 December 2022
|The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare
|Jomon T. John
|Rohit Shetty Productionz
|Box Office Collection
Cirkus Movie Trailer:
Cirkus Movie Storyline (Plot/Synopsis):
Two sets of identical twins are accidentally separated at birth. Several years later, when they are coincidentally in the same town, there is a lot of confusion and misunderstanding when people mistake them for each other.
Cirkus Movie Cast and Characters:
- Ranveer Singh as Roy aka Electric Man/Roy Jamnadas (dual role)
- Varun Sharma as double Joy
- Pooja Hegde as Mala, Roy’s wife
- Jacqueline Fernandez as Bindu, Roy’s girlfriend
- Johnny Lever as Polson Dada
- Sanjay Mishra as Rai Bahadur, Bindu’s father
- Siddhartha Jadhav as Momo
- Mukesh Tiwari as Daaku Bagheera
- Radhika Bangia as Lily
- Vrajesh Hirjee as Naag mani, a taxi driver
- Ashwini Kalsekar as Shakuntala Devi, Roy’s mother
- Murali Sharma as Dr. Roy Jamnadas
- Tiku Talsania as Veljibhai, a jeweller
- Nikitin Dheer as Roy & Joy’s father
- Vijay Patkar as Shankar
- Brijendra Kala as Yusuf
- Anil Charanjeett as Prem
- Uday Tikekar as Joy Jamnadas
- Sulabha Arya as Chachi
- Umakant Patil as Chikki
- Ashish Warang as Mango
- Deepika Padukone as Meenakshi (special appearance in song “Current Laga Re”)
Cirkus Movie Soundtrack:
The music is composed by Devi Sri Prasad.
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Interesting Facts About Cirkus Movie (Did You Know):
- Cirkus is based on the 1982 Hindi film Angoor that itself being a remake of the 1968 Hindi film Do Dooni Chaar, which in turn was an adaptation of the 1963 Bengali film Bhranti Bilas, which too was based on Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s 1869 play of the same name adapted from William Shakespeare’s play The Comedy of Errors.
- Rohit Shetty earlier wanted to make a film on the same subject with Shah Rukh Khan and Tusshar Kapoor.
- The film had many popular 60s and 70s Hindi films songs playing in the background.
- Jacqueline Fernandes and Pooja Hegde team with Ranveer Singh for the first time.
- Ranveer Singh’s second Christmas release after 83 in 2022.Rohit Shetty’s first Christmas release.