Puri Jagannadh’s Liger has created great hype among the movie audience. Recently, the movie team has released an update in which we can witness the team welcoming legendary US boxer Mike Tyson on board the movie. This was tweeted by Karan Johar who is jointly producing the film in association with Puri Connects.
Karan Johar tweeted, “For the first time ever, the king of the ring will be seen on the big screens of Indian cinema! Welcoming @MikeTyson to the #LIGER team! #NamasteTyson” with a video.
For the first time ever, the king of the ring will be seen on the big screens of Indian cinema! Welcoming @MikeTyson to the #LIGER team!🥊 #NamasteTyson@TheDeverakonda @ananyapandayy #PuriJagannadh @charmmeofficial @apoorvamehta18 @RonitBoseRoy @meramyakrishnan @iamVishuReddy pic.twitter.com/pl5AnUSB35— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) September 27, 2021
Liger (Saala Crossbreed) is Vijay Deverakonda’s first Pan India project and Puri Jagannadh says that this will be one of the biggest action films.
According to the media reports, the makers of the film have roped in Mike Tyson for the pre-climax scene of Liger and this will be one of the greatest fight sequences ever. Reports also claim that the scene which has Mike Tyson will be the major highlight of the movie.
Liger hero Vijay Deverakonda said that he feels blessed and very much excited to work with Mike Tyson in his upcoming film.
Check out his tweet here:
We promised you Madness!— Vijay Deverakonda (@TheDeverakonda) September 27, 2021
We are just getting started :)
For the first time on Indian Screens. Joining our mass spectacle - #LIGER
The Baddest Man on the Planet
The God of Boxing
The Legend, the Beast, the Greatest of all Time!
IRON MIKE TYSON#NamasteTYSON pic.twitter.com/B8urGcv8HR
Besides this, during the final episode of Indian Idol 12, he had made a promise to Telugu singer Shanmukha Priya that she will sing a song for his upcoming film no matter whether she wins or lose.
While Shanmukha Priya failed to win the title, she however earned her singing debut in Vijay's upcoming film Liger, directed by Puri Jagannadh. The movie also stars Ananya Panday in the lead.