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Chennai Express' Thangaballi, Nikitin Dheer, set to be a baddie again!

Updated on: 24 May,2020 12:15 PM IST  |  Mumbai
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Nikitin Dheer, the actor who played the man-mountain antagonist in Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone's Chennai Express, is all set to turn into a baddie again in the upcoming series, Raktanchal and we can't wait!

Chennai Express' Thangaballi, Nikitin Dheer, set to be a baddie again!

Nikitin Dheer


Best remembered as Thangaballi in the Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone-starrer Chennai Express (2013), Nikitin Dheer features in a dark role in the web series, Raktanchal. He hopes fans appreciate him in the new villainous avatar as much as they did his Thangaballi act.


He even took to his Instagram account and gave a chilling glimpse of his character, Waseem Khan. As always, the actor looks menacing and it seems this is one man that cannot be messed with.



Have a look at his post right here:


In another post, he shared a glimpse from one of the stills from the series and it seems this is going to be one show to watch out for:

But it's not just Chennai Express, he has played the antagonist in films like Mission Istanbul and Dabangg 2 as well. And now he's all set to reunite with Rohit Shetty for Sooryavanshi, where he again plays one of the villains. It seems exciting times await the actor!

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