Mukesh Khanna is credited with starting the trend of super hero’s on the small screen. His most popular show “Shaktimaan”, was appreciated and well received by the small and the old alike.
Now after a gap of nearly a decade, Mukesh is once again planning to revive the story of original hero on the television. Those of who have missed seeing him fight the evil forces will get the opportunity now with its revival.
Mukesh, as usual, will once again be playing the title role, in the show tentatively titled “Shaktimaan – King of Superheroes”. The work on the script for the show has already started. The plan for bringing Shaktimaan on the big screen is also in the pipeline.
Talks with various corporate houses for producing the same is in the process. Mukesh Khanna wants to revive the story of superhero in as many formats as possible. Therefore there is a animated version of ‘Shaktimaan’ being made for the kids, to be shown on the cartoon channels.