Industry veteran KK Menon is in the headlines these days. Recently his first web series ‘The Railway Main’ based on the Bhopal gas tragedy has been streamed. People are also liking it a lot on Netflix. Meanwhile, KK Menon has expressed his reaction regarding this. He told that when he got the offer of this series from Yash Raj, he refused it. Now let us know why this is so?
KK Menon has played the role of station master in the series. This character is quite unique and important according to the film. But, when this offer came to the actor, he rejected it thinking that it had come from Yash Raj. Actually, KK Menon does not trust Yash Raj in terms of serious film making. Not us but the actor himself says this.
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Didn’t believe in making a film on a serious issue
He told that he did not trust Yash Raj to make something on such a serious issue and he refused as soon as he heard it. He further told that when he got the call for this film, he thought that it would be one of those films that Yash Raj often does, however, they are good. Then when he came to know that this story is based on Bhopal gas tragedy, his reaction was that oh God, this is wrong.
Impressed after reading the story
KK told that this series was offered only by Yash Raj, hence he wanted to refuse it. But, after reading the script, his perspective towards Yash Raj changed. He found the script quite brilliant. After which he asked with surprise whether he had to work on this script. Then he immediately agreed to it. Let us tell you that apart from KK Menon, R Madhavan, Divyendu Sharma and Babil Khan are also seen in important roles in this film.