At the end of the film, Nana Patekar gives a powerful speech. Every single word goes into the heart of the audience. But you will be surprised to know that this speech was not even written while writing the script. All this happened at the last moment, which was well liked by the audience.
Nana Patekar and Paresh Rawal’s reel and real connection
Nana Patekar became the son of Paresh Rawal in Krantiveer. But in real life Nana Patekar is older than Paresh Rawal. There is a difference of 4 years in the age of both.
Kapil Sharma thought Nana Patekar was a freedom fighter
Once in his show Kapil Sharma had told that, in childhood, Krantiveer often used to come on TV on the occasion of Independence Day and Republic Day. We had seen this movie many times in our childhood. I was starting to feel that Nana Patekar was a freedom fighter who helped us get freedom.
Sridevi had turned down the film
There is also an interesting anecdote from the film Krantiveer that the character of Megha Dixit with Dimple Kapadia was offered to Sridevi but the actress turned it down. Then Dimple Kapadia played it in the end and this role was also highly praised.
Kajol rejected so this was the first title
Mamta Kulkarni’s character in Krantiveer was first offered to Kajol by the makers but she rejected it. At the same time, the makers wanted to name the film Messiah first but they could not get the rights of this title.
Considering Nana Patekar as a small star
The interesting anecdote of Krantiveer is that it could not be released in many places. Distributors in places like British Columbia and Canada were reluctant to release it in theaters as they felt that Nana Patekar was not a big star.