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Updated: April 10, 2018 1:03:44 pm
Raid actor Saurabh Shukla will be next seen in Richa Chadha starrer Daas Dev. Daas Dev basically takes elements from two classics that are Devdas Hamlet. It is rapped by director Sudhir Mishra and features Saurabh. Daas Dev, featuring Rahul Bhat, Richa Chadha and Aditi Rao Hydari among others, will release on April 20. In the film, the journey of the protagonist Dev goes on a reverse gear from the original Devdas,” he added. Talking about the success of the film Saurabh had earlier said in a statement, “I am lucky to have got such a character. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App “This is just the opposite story of Devdas, who was a good man, and slowly in a different situation, he became a ‘das’ of his addiction,” explained the actor. This was quite a challenging part as I have played grey characters earlier but not dark. I am this dark, evil person. Saurabh Shukla is currently riding high on the success of his last outing Raid which also starred Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’cruz. Sudhir did the rap and it gives the insight of the main story of the film. Saurabh told IANS, “This is a very unusual rap song as opposed to a regular one that we often hear.